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Dr Matthew Fuller-Tyszkiewicz is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Psychology. In addition to chairing HPS301 (Research Methods B) in Trimester 1, he is also involved in the fourth year and Doctoral level research methods units. He is Course Chair for the Graduate Diploma in Psychological Studies (H653).
Dr Fuller-Tyszkiewicz is an active researcher and member of the Centre for Mental Health and Wellbeing Research. His research interests focus primarily on the measurement, as well as causes and consequences of negative body image.
Current projects are investigating: (1) novel ways to measure moment-by-moment fluctuations in body image, and (2) the role of body image treatment in the improvement of adolescent mental health.
Unit Chair for HPS301 (Trimester 1 only)
Teaching into HPS425/742 (Research Methods C) and HPS907 (Advanced Research Methods)
Supervision of fourth year, Doctoral and PhD students
Substantive interests: Body image and related outcomes (obesity, disordered eating, mental health).
Methodological interests: refinement of self-report surveys, development and validation of an experience sampling approach to capture fluctuations in state-based constructs (e.g., mood, body image)
Faculty of Health Commendation for Excellence in Teaching Awards (2008-2011)
Deakin University Award for Teaching Excellence (2012)
Founding member of the Teaching Innovation and Development Team;
Course Chair for H653
Von Treuer, K., McCabe, M., Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, M., & Moss, S. (2012). The development and evaluation of a novel, web‐based workplace intervention to increase organisational capability and support for employees with mental health problems. 10th Conference of the European Academy of Occupational Health Psychology. Zurich, Switzerland.
Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, M. (2011). Mapping moment-by-moment changes in state body image. 46th Annual Australian Psychology Society Conference. Canberra, ACT.
Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, M. (2010). The relationship between body image and self-esteem across age and gender: A longitudinal study. 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology, Melbourne, Vic.
Bett, R., von Treuer, K., & Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, M. (2008). Relationship between social capital and wellbeing. Proceedings of the 10th Australian Conference on Quality of Life. Deakin University, Melbourne, Vic.
Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, M. (2007). On the relationship between dissociation and disordered eating. 6th Annual ANZAED conference. Melbourne, Vic.