Dr. Jo Longman

University Centre for Rural Health

Jo Longman is a social science Research Fellow at the University Centre for Rural Health.  She works across a diverse range of rurally-focused qualitative and mixed methods research and evaluation projects.  In 2017-19 she worked intensively on the Community Recovery After Flood study exploring the experience of flooding and measuring the mental health of the community following catastrophic flooding in the Northern Rivers in 2017.

She is currently leading a project funded by the NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment and the University of Sydney on the mental health impacts of climate change and developing adaptability and resilience among rural disadvantaged communities.