Jenny Welsh

BPsych (Hons)
PhD Candidate


Jenny Welsh is a PhD Candidate and Senior Research Officer and at the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population health with the Research School of Population Health. She is a quantitative researcher with interest in social epidemiology and large datasets, including the HILDA Survey and the 45 and Up Study. Prior to commencing her PhD, Jenny worked on a number of projects investigating the social influences of health, including projects on time scarcity, social capital, job quality and population ageing. Jenny’s PhD investigates the role of psychological distress in generating inequalities in cardio vascular disease.