Dr Juyoung Lee

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Tutor, Clinical Supervisor, Music Therapy

Dr Juyoung Lee is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Music Psychology, and Tutor and Clinical Supervisor in Music Therapy at the University of Melbourne. She graduated with a PhD from the University of Melbourne in 2015, in which she investigated the interpersonal relationships between music therapists and their adult clients who have profound intellectual and multiple disabilities. Since 2006, she has worked clinically as a music therapist through a non-for-profit organisation in various community based settings such as adult day-care centres, aged-care facilities, neighbourhood houses, and community group homes in Melbourne. Juyoung also worked with children who have life-threatening illnesses in a paediatric hospice. She was a coordinator of adult disability interest group in the Victorian branch of Australian Music Therapy Association from 2007 to 2009. Her research studies have been published in international and interdisciplinary refereed journals, and Juyoung also regularly present her work in national and international conferences in the field of music therapy and intellectual/developmental disability.


Research interests

·       Impact of musical investment on wellbeing

·       Non-verbal interactions and Interpersonal relationships in music therapy

·       People with profound intellectual and multiple disabilities

·       Phenomenological methodology

·       Video analysis in music therapy


Contact details

E: juyl@unimelb.edu.au