• Carolyn Unsworth

    Professor/Central Queensland University

  • Professor Carolyn Unsworth’s research focuses on enabling people with age-related health declines or disabilities to access the community through driving a car or using powered wheelchairs or mobility scooters. This includes research investigating the assessment of fitness-to-drive, determining the most effective rehabilitation interventions for people wishing to resume driving after accident or injury, improving access for people using powered mobility devices on public transport and ensuring people have the skills to drive powered mobility devices safely. Over the past 25 years Carolyn has mentored or supervised over 30 research students, held academic appointments in the USA, UK and Sweden and published over 160 journal articles and book chapters.