DR Scott Griffiths

DR Scott Griffiths


  • body image, eating disorders, muscle dysmorphia, anabolic steroids, mental illness stigmatisation, gender roles



  • Dr. Scott Griffiths is an NHMRC Early Career Fellow investigating body image, eating disorders, muscle dysmorphia, anabolic steroid use, and the stigmatisation of mental disorders and related behaviours   


Member of

  • Australasian Professional Society for Alcohol and Other Drugs. Member 2016 -
  • Society for Mental Health Research. Member 2016 -
  • Academy of Eating Disorders. Member 2014 -
  • Australian and New Zealand Academy of Eating Disorders. Member 2013 -


Selected publications


Investigator on


Education and training

  • PhD, University of Sydney 2016
  • BPsych, University of Sydney 2011

Awards and honors

  • Postgraduate Publication Prize, 2016
  • Early Career Scholar Award, Society for Mental Health Research, 2016
  • R and M Bentwich Scholarship in Science, University of Sydney, 2014
  • Postgraduate Research Grant, University of Sydney, 2014
  • Kath O’Neill Scholarship, University of Sydney, 2014
  • Australian Representative at the Commonwealth Science Conference, Bangalore, India, Australian Academy of Science, 2014
  • Campbell Perry International Research Scholarship, University of Sydney, 2013
  • Peter Beumont Young Investigator Award, Australian and New Zealand Academy of Eating Disorders, 2013
  • Priority Project Scholarship, University of Sydney, 2012
  • Australian Postgraduate Award, University of Sydney, 2012


Available for supervision

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Supervision Statement

  • I am available for Honours, Masters, and PhD supervision in areas relating to eating disorders, muscle dysmorphia, body image, gender roles, and mental illness stigmatisation. Please feel free get in touch if your specific interest doesn't fall under these umbrella categories; fresh and exciting research directions are always welcomed.