Dr Arlene Walker

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Head Of School (Rural And Regional Development)

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Psychology

Campus

Geelong Waterfront Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts, Deakin University, 1998
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), Deakin University, 1999
Master of Industrial & Organisational Psychology, Deakin University, 2001
Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University, 2008

Contact

arlene.walker@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 78441

Research interests

Organisational psychology

Psychological contracts

Occupational stress

Employee health and well being

Safety culture and safety climate

Affiliations

Australian Psychological Society

Psychologists Registration Board of Victoria

Teaching interests

Unit Chair for:

HPS722 Training and Facilitation in Organisations

HPS727 Organisational Intervention Strategies and Skills

Conferences

Walker, A., & Georgiadis, A. (2008). The positive and negative outcomes associated with breach and fulfilment of the psychological contract of safety in blue and white collar employees. 8th European Academy of Occupational Health Psychology Conference, Spain, 12 14 November 2008.

Walker, A., & Earl, C., & Cuddihy, L. (2008). The positive and negative factors affecting graduate nurses health and well-being during their first year of clinical practice in regional Australia. 8th European Academy of Occupational Health Psychology Conference, Spain, 12 14 November 2008.

Walker, A. (2008). Contingent and non-contingent employees perceptions of safety. 11th Annual Safety in Action Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 20 April 2 May 2008. Walker, A., & Hutton, D. The impact of perceived breach and fulfilment of the psychological contract of safety on employee attitudes and behaviour. 7th Industrial Organisational Psychology Conference, Adelaide, Australia, 28 June 1 July 2007.

Walker, A., & Subramaniam, M. Breach and fulfilment of the psychological contract: Comparing Australian and Malaysian nurses. 7th Industrial Organisational Psychology Conference, Adelaide, Australia, 28 June 1 July 2007.