Theses from 2024

Examining the effects of sensory visitor experience and expectation confirmation on visitor emotions: The moderating role of mood, Mohammadamin Afsharifar

The belt’s got soul! an investigation into the vocal characteristics of r&b/soul singing and the production of the ‘belt voice’ within this style, Matthew Allen

Seagrass resilience: Exploring recovery trajectories, succession and facilitation, Samuel P. Billinghurst


Expression of growth differentiation factor 15 (GDF-15) in placental tissue of full- term pregnant women with hypertensive disorders in a Western Australian population, Elsa H. L. Chew


An immersive study of the artistry of Gilbert Biberian —guitarist, composer, and pedagogue— and creative responses from a musical apprenticeship, Stephanie J. Darcey

Cyber security risk management in large Australian healthcare systems - a mixed methods study, Martin J. Dart

Examining employees’ intention to use artificial intelligence: Extending the UTAUT, Ahmad A. Khanfar


Best practice recommendations for coaching gymnasts to avoid burnout and reframe performance anxiety, Clare A. McCall

Fallen warriors: Spinal cord injury and rugby union in Australia, Nicole Merrick

Peripheral DNA methylation patterns, methylation age and Alzheimer’s disease risk and related phenotypes, Lidija Milicic

Wettability alteration of sedimentary rocks in presence of organic matter, Nikolai Mitiurev

Mums without maternal support: Rethinking 'motherlessness' in mothering, Bethwyn L. Rowe

The role of CD147 N-glycosylation and IgG N-glycosylation in the inflammatory modulation of atherogenesis, Cuihong Tian

Young Australian nightlife attendees as active bystanders to reduce unacceptable sexual behaviour: A multimodal project, Aimee-Rose Wrightson-Hester

Acoustic source identification in noisy environments, Ruba Zaheer

Theses from 2023

Investigating the wettability effect on gas hydrate bearing sediments, Ghazanfer R. Abbasi

Genomic HLA and pre-treatment TCR repertoire as non-invasive biomarkers of clinical outcome to immunotherapy in advanced non-small cell lung cancer patients, Afaf Abed

It's just the way it is: Silence in ABI, Sheridan S. Adams

The influence of networks on suppliers’ sustainable innovation in public procurement: Insights from Ghana’s public works sector, Peter Adjei-Bamfo

The fragmented self the longing (novel) and intergenerational relations in a Chinese Indonesian family (exegesis), Alberta Natasia Adji

Charging strategies for commercial electrical vehicles, Bassam Y. M. Al-Hanahi

Investigating multigrade teaching (MGT) and learning practices in Maldives: Developing a framework for MGT, Aniyath Ali

Influence of organic matter on CO2 and H2 wettability of petroleum reservoirs, Mujahid Ali

Exploring the psychological and behavioural responses to cardiovascular screening interventions, Reindolf Anokye

The determinants of banking system soundness: Evidence from selected developed economies, Samuel K. Ansong

Flow characteristics of narrow vegetated open channels, Arslan Arshad

Comparative study on development of novel catalytic oxidation for removing emerging contaminants, Abdul H. Asif

Quantifying predation on sea turtle eggs and emerging hatchlings by ghost crabs and other native predators, Casper S. Avenant


Carbon geosequestration and enhanced oil recovery in geological formations: Multi-scale analysis, Auby Baban

An interpretive description study of the views and experience of obstetric fistula risk factors among women attending evangel vesico vagina fistula centre in Nigeria, Lydia Babatunde-Bulndi


Mass spectrometry-based proteomic analysis to characterise barley breeding lines, Mahya Bahmani

Coupled human-water interactions in formal-informal dynamics, Rakhshinda Bano

Design and development of advanced photovoltaic (PV) glass-based materials for net zero energy buildings (NZEB), Mohammad K. Basher

An investigation into theories of odd meter and their application to jazz composition and improvisation, Kristian Borring


Explaining organisational business process adoption mechanisms - A critical realist perspective on social reflexivity and process affordances, Andreas Brönnimann


Woman-centred ethics: A feminist participatory action research, Katherine A. Buchanan

Why do grandparents care?, Rebecca Bullingham


How public libraries in Western Australia support the language and literacy learning of children from birth to age three years, Jennifer Ruth Campbell-Hicks

Island meltdown: Demise of the Abrolhos painted button-quail Turnix varius scintillans in the face of multiple threats, Ryan Carter


The experiences of children with visual impairment participating in physical activities: An occupational perspective, Talitha C. Clements

Investigating the provision of clinical supervision and professional development opportunities for agency nurses within Western Australia, Andrea Connolly

Experiences of mental health nurses on the assessment and monitoring of adverse side effects of antipsychotic medication, Tracy J. Coward

Exploring a semi-immersive experiential program and the development of 21st century skills with early adolescent boys, Meaghan E. Cunnington

Effects of stretch speed, muscular contraction, and psychological state on ankle dorsiflexion maximum range of motion and stiffness, Camila de Paula de Lima

Occupational health and safety hazards affecting environmental health officers, Garry Y. B. Dine

Ecocentrism and small businesses, Gun M. Dolva

An investigation into factors affecting motivation for boys playing string instruments at the transition to secondary school, Katie M. Doyle

Self-efficacy in patients undergoing home dialysis: An integrative review, Nicola A. D'souza

Who is leading the early years? An investigation of early childhood pedagogical leadership in school settings, Amie L. Fabry

Ángel del hogar y perfecta casada / angel of the home and perfect wife: The construction of womanhood under the sección femenina during post-Spanish civil war Franco dictatorship 1939–1975, Eveanna T. Fernandez


The impacts of telescope use and astronomy research programs on United States instructors' and students' astronomy self-efficacy and identity, Rachel Freed

Developing and testing a forensic framework for civilian unmanned aerial vehicles, Connor Garratty

Cardiovascular disease, musculoskeletal health and falls: Exploring the nexus, Abadi Kahsu Gebre


Deconstructing motherhood and fatherhood: An exploration of same-sex parents’ experiences and construction of their parenting roles, Jenine M. Giles

Downstream air dilution and biomass pulverisation into bluff-body and swirl stabilised confined turbulent jets, Syed E. Gillani


Optimising a defence-aware threat modelling diagram incorporating a defence-in-depth approach for the internet-of-things, Menaka L. Godakanda

The effects of protective or risk factors on suboptimal health status evaluated by subjective or objective measures, Zheng Guo

The stability of different methods of assessing maximal strength in the deadlift: Implications for the use of velocity-based assessment and programming strategies, Stuart N. Guppy

Experienced high performance work system in the public healthcare sector: Conceptualisation, scale validation and examination of its “dark side", Michael A. Gyensare

Getting a ‘grip’ on supervision: A mixed method study assessing the effect of a new model for clinical supervision in mental health nursing named GRiP-S, Jennifer Hamilton

Exploring mental wellness of older Indian migrants in Western Australia: A focused ethnographic study, Harpreet Harpreet Kaur

Improving the efficiency, power quality, and cost-effectiveness of solar PV systems using intelligent techniques, Aakash Hassan

Factors affecting the selection of novels for study in Western Australian secondary english classrooms: Understanding teacher choices, Anne-Maree Hays

Novel remediation technologies using macroscopic graphene-based materials for wastewater treatment, Rajan A. K. Hirani

The feasibility of E-portfolio-based assessment of physical literacy in primary health and physical education: An exploratory study in Western Australia, Jaxon Hogan


Inclusive Communities? Collaborative communication practices between stakeholders supporting secondary students on the autism spectrum, Christina R. Holly


Experimental investigation of the interface and wetting characteristics of rock-H2-brine systems for H2 geological storage, Mirhasan Hosseini

Exploring sustainable project management practices in Australian public projects - a constructivist view, Richard Hughes

The use of performance assessments and force-time curve analysis to measure mental and physical fatigue, Steven Hughes

The concept and role of meaningful work in the context of Pakistan – An exploratory study of junior doctors, Abid Hussain

Detection of online radicalisation in the Maldivian language, Dhivehi, Hussain Ibrahim

Wireless communication in harsh environments, Kazi Y. Islam

Genetic associations with athlete performance and injury susceptibility in elite Australian football, Ysabel Jacob

Inspiring social justice: Teacher educators’ experiences of culturally and linguistically sustaining pedagogies in initial teacher education units, Sasha P. Janes


Content and frames of ©WeChat and Chinese state media - a critical literacy reflection of the narratives during the early stage of COVID-19 pandemic, Zhe Jing

Experiments and modelling into air staging in a fixed bed biomass combustor, Awais Junejo

Tensile performance of cast-in headed anchors in geopolymer concrete, Trijon R. Karmokar

Blood based biomarkers of response to immunotherapy in advanced melanoma, Muhammad Adnan Khattak

Antecedents and outcomes of informal learning in Ghanaian hospitality sector small and medium-sized enterprises: The mediating role of job crafting, Justice K. Kodom-Wiredu

Examining challenge and hindrance stressors as antecedents of recovery experiences: The mediating role of self-regulation, Emmanuel Kokoroko

Moving from pathological to productive melancholia: Daughters who survive loss in Joyce Carol Oates’s short fiction, Sharon P. Kostopoulos

Sleep outcomes in older adults following online cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia, Yvonne Kutzer

Occupational hearing loss in Australian mining: Prevalence, management and prevention, Adelle Liebenberg


Exploring demographic, clinical and exercise prescription moderators of resistance exercise effects on objectively measured and patient-reported outcomes in men with prostate cancer, Pedro Lopez Da Cruz


The added value of BAP1 immunohistochemistry and fluorescence in situ hybridisation for CDKN2A/p16 and NF2 in the diagnosis and prognostication of pleural mesothelioma, Amber Louw

Exercise and sport medicine during chemo(radio)therapy in patients with pancreatic cancer, Hao Luo

Domain shift robustness in deep learning models, Hassan Mahmood


Mining for sleep data: An investigation into the sleep of fly-In fly-out shift workers in the mining industry and potential solutions, Gemma Maisey


Aesthetic choices: Defining the range of aesthetic views in interactive digital media including games and 3D virtual environments (3D VEs), Hira Maqbool

Performance and interpretation: Beethoven's Opus 110, Izaac J. Masters

Evaluation of the you only live once: A resilience-based intervention for reducing risky sexual behaviours associated with HIV infection among youth in South Africa, Fungai Mbengo


An examination of kinanthropometric and physical injury risk factors in elite Australian football, Callum J. McCaskie

Social capital, children's sport participation and physical literacy development in rural Western Australia, Kate L. McCreery

Teleoperation enhancement for improved control of unmanned ground vehicles through video transformation and deep learning based future frame prediction, Md Moniruzzaman

Flow-state in Noongar performance, Kyle J. Morrison

The role of sleep duration and quality in vitamin D metabolism and their association with glucose homeostasis in pregnancy, Maryam Mosavat

Human identification using ear biometrics: A complete pipeline from detection to recognition, Md Mursalin

Nascent technology ventures commercialization: A framework for capability development and business model transitions, Tongai Mutongo

Perceptions of family support and youth crime prevention in a South Sudanese community in regional Australia, Henry N. C. Ndala

Sources of sexual knowledge and information and sexual attitudes of men in Kenya, Darlene Ndasi