Professor Craig Speelman has been a Professor in the School of Psychology and Social Science at Edith Cowan University since 2008. He was the Head of the School between 2002–11. He is the author of Beyond the Learning Curve: The Construction of Mind, and of several book chapters. He has also authored papers published in highly ranked journals, including Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Frontiers in Psychology, The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, and Australian Psychologist. He has received funding from the Australian Research Council, Health Workforce Australia and the Association of Independent Schools (AISWA), amongst others. He is a reviewer of many highly ranked journals and has been a contributing editor to Current Research in Psychology since 2012, and is the foundation editor-in-chief of the GSTF Journal of Psychology.