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Dr. Jagdeep Kaur Sabharwal

Dr. Jagdeep Kaur Sabharwal

Dr. Jagdeep Kaur Sabharwal

Senior Lecturer, Psychology


  • Graduate Certificate of Education (Academic Practice), James Cook University, 2018-2020
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) (Psychology), Punjabi University, India,1994-1998
  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil) (Psychology), Punjabi University, India, 1991-1994
  • Master of Arts (MA) (Psychology), 1989-1991
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Psychology), Government Mahindra College, Punjabi University, India 1987-1989

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Dr Jagdeep Kaur Sabharwal is an educational professional with special interest in Stress management and Mindfulness training. Prior to joining James Cook University, she worked for many years as a corporate trainer and adjunct lecturer. Her interest in fruitful social interactions and how people influence each other prompted her to pursue a Ph D in Social Psychology. Jagdeep also holds a Graduate Certificate of Education from James Cook University and has expertise in curriculum development and blended learning. She has extensive teaching experience in a wide range of psychology subjects in undergraduate courses.

Research Interests

Jagdeep’s research focuses on the social, relational and cultural influences on well-being; stress management and mindfulness; parenting practices; burnout; psycho-social gerontology and learning design.