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Professor Rodney Croft

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Illawarra Health & Medical Research Institute, University of Wollongong, Australia
School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Australia
  

Rodney is a Professor of Health Psychology at the School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Australia. He obtained degrees in Philosophy and Psychology before completing his PhD in Psychology at University of Wollongong in 2000, and then worked in the area of cognitive neuroscience as a postdoc at Imperial College, London, and then at Swinburne University, Melbourne. His research focuses on the delineation of human brain function, particularly as it relates to agents that might affect it (e.g. electromagnetic fields, illicit and medicinal drugs), as well as psychiatry more generally. He has been involved in non-ionising radiation research since 2000, primarily utilising the electroencephalogram as a means of observing subtle alterations in brain function. He was Executive Director of ACRBR, the former National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia’s Centre of Research Excellence in EME, is currently the Director of ACEBR, the newly formed NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in EME, participates in a variety of national and international RF scientific organisations, is a member of the IEEE ICES RF and ELF Standards committees, and is a member of the ICNIRP main commission. 

Contact Details 
School of Psychology, University of Wollongong
Northfields Ave, Wollongong NSW 2522
Ph: +612 4221 3652
Fax: +612 4221 4163
rcroft@uow.edu.au

Last reviewed: 11 December, 2013