Staff Profile


Career Summary


  • Master of Statistics, University of Newcastle, 15/12/2003
  • Bachelor of Business, University of Newcastle, 07/07/2000


Research keywords

  • Biometrics
  • Business
  • Correspondence Analysis
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Environmental studies
  • Health
  • Teaching

Research expertise

Applied Statistics

Fields of Research

040399Geology Not Elsewhere Classified40
040699Physical Geography And Environmental Geoscience Not Elsewhere Classified40
150499Commercial Services Not Elsewhere Classified20


Teaching keywords

  • statistics


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Journal article (7 outputs)

2011Smith DR, Muto T, Sairenchi T, Ishikawa Y, Sayama S, Yoshida A, Townley-Jones ME, 'Examining the dimensions of hospital safety climate and psychosocial risk factors among Japanese nurses', Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 22 257-264 (2011) [C1]
2011Griffiths MF, Baxter SM, Townley-Jones ME, 'The wellbeing of financial counselors: A study of work stress and job satisfaction', Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 22 41-53 (2011) [C1]


2010Smith DR, Muto T, Sairenchi T, Ishikawa Y, Sayama S, Yoshida A, Townley-Jones ME, 'Hospital safety climate, psychosocial risk factors and needlestick injuries in Japan', Industrial Health, 48 85-95 (2010) [C1]
2010Naumovski N, Veysey M, Ng X, Boyd L, Dufficy L, Blades BL, et al., 'The folic acid endophenotype and depression in an elderly population', Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 14 829-833 (2010) [C1]
2009Ng X, Boyd L, Dufficy L, Naumovski N, Blades BL, Travers C, et al., 'Folate nutritional genetics and risk for hypertension in an elderly population sample', Journal of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics, 2 1-8 (2009) [C1]
2009Smith DR, Leggat PA, Speare R, Townley-Jones ME, 'Examining the dimensions and correlates of workplace stress among Australian veterinarians', Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology, 4 Article 32 (2009) [C1]
2008Townley-Jones ME, Griffiths MF, Bryant M, 'Chronic consumer debtors: the need for specific intervention', International Journal of Consumer Studies, 32 204-210 (2008) [C1]
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Conference (3 outputs)

2011Erskine WD, Saynor MJ, Townley-Jones ME, 'Temporal changes in annual rainfall in the 'Top End' of Australia', Hydro-climatology: Variability and Change. XXVth International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) General Assembly, Melbourne, VIC (2011) [E1]
2010Erskine WD, Chalmers AC, Townley-Jones ME, 'The importance of sediment control for recovery of incised channels', Sediment Dynamics for a Changing Future, Warsaw, Poland (2010) [E1]


2009Erskine WD, Townley-Jones ME, 'Historical annual rainfall changes on the Central Coast of NSW: Further evidence of alternating rainfall regimes', H2009: Proceedings of H2009, the 32nd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, Newcastle, NSW (2009) [E1]

Grants and Funding


Number of grants1
Total funding$1,490

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2008 (1 grants)

Australian Statistical Conference and OZCOTS (Australian Conference on Teaching Statistics), 30/6/2008 - 4/7/2008$1,490
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Ms Maureen Townley-Jones
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish

Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions0

No Supervisions.


Ms Maureen Townley-Jones

Work Phone(02) 4921 6168
Fax(02) 4921 6898
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science and Information Technology
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Casual Teacher
Centre for English Language and Foundation Studies
Academic Division
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Casual ITAS Tutor Wollotuka
The Wollotuka Institute
Academic Division
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaEducation
V118 [Callaghan],
Maths Building,
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308