Dr Laura Ferris

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Business
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law

Senior Research Fellow

School of Dentistry
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences



  • Bachelor of Science (Advanced) Honours Class 1, The University of Queensland
  • Graduate Certificate in Governance & Public Polic, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Laws, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Clinical Psychology, The University of Queensland


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Featured Publications

Book Chapter

  • Ferris, Laura J. (2019). Hurt feelings: physical pain, social exclusion, and the psychology of pain overlap. Current Directions in Ostracism, Social Exclusion and Rejection Research. (pp. 100-119) edited by Selma Rudert, Rainer Greifeneder and Kipling Williams. Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Taylor and Francis. doi: 10.4324/9781351255912

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor