Dr Emily Kothe

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Psychology

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2013

Research interests

Dr Emily Kothe is interested in the mechanisms underlying successful behaviour change. Research interests include the development and evaluation of theory based health interventions in the domains of fruit and vegetable consumption, breakfast consumption and other appetitive behaviours.

Affiliations

  • International Society of Behavioral Medicine
  • Australasian Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine
     

Units taught

HBS110 - Health Behaviour

HPS326 - Health Psychology

Knowledge areas

fruit and vegetable consumption, theory of planned behaviour, self-regulation, breakfast consumption, adherence to the gluten free diet, intention-behaviour gap

Awards

  • Postgraduate Publication Prize (2012). Awarded by the School of Psychology, University of Sydney
  • Postgraduate Publication Prize (2011). Awarded by the School of Psychology, University of Sydney
  • Peoples Choice Award (2011) for Best Presentation, as voted by delegates, at the 2011 Australasian Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine Conference for: Kothe, Allom & Mullan (2011) What do young people know about Australian Dietary guidelines? Results from two studies.

Projects

Self-control resources as a determinant of food choice with Professor Martin Hagger (Curtin University); Dr Barbara Mullan (University of Sydney)

Cognitive processes related to food choice with Dr Melissa Hayden (Deakin University)

Breakfast consumption: Temporal Self-Regulation Theory and Implementation Intentions

The impact of self-regulatory capacity, perceptions of the environment, and habit on gluten-free diet adherence.

Publications

No publications found

Grants

No grants found

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2016

Tanya Nicole Osicka

Thesis entitled: Functional Bowel Disorders and Adherence to Restricted Diets

Doctor of Psychology (Health), School of Psychology

Associate Supervisor
2016

Mathew Ling

Thesis entitled: Measurement and Characterisation of Individual Differences in Need for Cognition

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology