Joanna Turner

Senior Lecturer (Physics)
University of Southern Queensland

Toowoomba, QLD

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  • Mentoring
  • Providing an expert opinion
  • Outreach activities
  • Conference presenting
  • Opportunities to collaborate


Dr Joanna Turner is a Senior Lecturer (Physics) in the Faculty of Health Engineering and Sciences at the University of Southern Queensland. Her research area centres around improving measurement and monitoring of ultraviolet (UV) radiation, with special interest in the reflection of UV radiation from the built environment. Additionally she works with colleagues on using smartphones in the measurement of UV radiation. Her personal interests include educating students and the public on understanding UV radiation through the use of cyanotype media to explain how UV radiation can be understood.