Gulsun joined the Centre as a full-time Research Assistant in 2021. She has a Graduate Diploma in Psychology, awarded by Deakin University (2020). Prior to joining the Centre, Gulsun had a casual Research Assistant position at Deakin University, supporting a study analysing the relationship between gait speed, variability and dual-task gait and cognition. Gulsun has also worked on a project examining Parkinson’s Disease, diet, nutrition, exercise and gut bacteria health. Gulsun has a background in Occupational Rehabilitation and Workers Compensation. Gulsun is supporting Prof Jane Speight and Prof Tim Skinner on a program of research focused on the social and emotional well-being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with diabetes.