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Emeritus Professor Peter Sheehan AO

BA, PhD (Sydney). Honorary Fellow

Elected: 1978

Discipline: Psychology

Specialisation: Higher Education, Psychology, Censorship


Professor Peter Sheehan is former Vice Chancellor of the Australian Catholic University. His professional interests are the future of higher education in Australia, censorship and the effects of media violence, and memory distortion in forensic settings.


  • McConkey, KM. and Sheehan, PW. (1995) Hypnosis, Memory, and Behaviour in Criminal Investigation. New York: Guilford.
  • Sheehan, PW. and McConkey, KM. (1982) Hypnosis and Experience. New York: Erlbaum.


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