Jennifer Oxley

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students

1996 …2022
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Jennie Oxley is a Senior Research Fellow, Deputy Director Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre and Associate Director, Regional Engagement at the Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC). 

Jennie holds a PhD in Psychology and has expertise as an academic in applied health sciences. Her main research interests are in injury prevention and trauma management and applying human factors psychology to determine the contributing factors to crash and injury risk. She also has a keen research interest in injury and health outcomes following involvement in traffic crashes, assessment of road user performance, as well as evaluations of educational programs and technology interventions.

During her time with MUARC, Jennie has made a significant contribution to vulnerable road user safety, and is responsible for managing major projects in the areas of assessment of risk of learner and novice drivers, elderly road users, child pedestrians and cyclists, human factors and safety issues relevant to ITS technologies, and development of innovative measures to improve safe mobility.


  • Safe mobility
  • child pedestrians and cyclists
  • elderly road users
  • learner and novice drivers
  • injury

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Projects 2002 2022

Research Output 1996 2018

Falling while walking: A hidden contributor to pedestrian injury

Oxley, J., O'Hern, S. P., Burtt, D. & Rossiter, B., 1 May 2018, In : Accident Analysis and Prevention. 114, p. 77-82 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

"Fixies and frothies": An examination of intoxicated cycling in Australia

O'Hern, S., Oxley, J. & Stevenson, M., 2017, Proceedings of the 6th Annual International Cycling Safety Conference. Moore, J. K., Niemeier, D., Handy, S. & Hubbard, M. (eds.). Davis CA USA: International Cycling Safety Conference, 4 p. 25

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Older drivers: A review of the literature, programs and practices

Charlton, J., Oxley, J., Koppel, S., Aburumman, M., Hua, P. & Williams, T., 2017, Monash University. 111 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportResearch

Parental role in children’s road safety experiences

Muir, C., O'Hern, S., Oxley, J., Devlin, A., Koppel, S. & Charlton, J. L., 1 Apr 2017, In : Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour. 46, p. 195-204 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Validation of a bicycle simulator for road safety research

O'Hern, S. P., Oxley, J. & Stevenson, M., 1 Mar 2017, In : Accident Analysis and Prevention. 100, p. 53-58 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review