Dr Joanna Inchley

  • Reader (MRC/CSO Social & Public Health Sciences Unit)

Biography

Jo is a behavioural scientist and public health researcher, specialising in child and adolescent health. Her recent research has focused on a range of areas including mental health, school health, physical activity, sedentary behaviour, obesity, sleep, alcohol use, spiritual health and chronic conditions. Broader research interests include social determinants of health, health inequalities, gender and health, developmental perspectives and international comparisons. Before joining the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Jo was at the University of St Andrews where she was Deputy Director of the Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit (CAHRU) and Senior Research Fellow in the School of Medicine. Jo is also International Coordinator of the Health Behaviour of School-aged Children (HBSC) WHO Collaborative Cross-national study, the largest study of adolescent health and wellbeing in Europe.


Publications

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Number of items: 29.

2020

Boer, M. et al. (2020) Adolescents’ intense and problematic social media use and their wellbeing in 29 countries. Journal of Adolescent Health, (Accepted for Publication)

Inchley, J. (2020) Cross-national time trends in adolescent mental well-being from 2002 to 2018 and the explanatory role of schoolwork pressure. Journal of Adolescent Health, (Accepted for Publication)

2019

Shaw, R. J. , Currie, D. B., Smith, G. S., Brown, J. , Smith, D. J. and Inchley, J. C. (2019) Do social support and eating family meals together play a role in promoting resilience to bullying and cyberbullying in Scottish school children? SSM - Population Health, 9, 100485. (doi: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2019.100485)

Shaw, R. J. , Currie, D. B., Smith, G., Inchley, J. and Smith, D. (2019) The Role of Family and Peer Support in Promoting Resilience in the Face of Bullying and Cyberbullying: Evidence from School Children in Scotland. Society for Social Medicine and Population Health and International Epidemiology Association European Congress Annual Scientific Meeting 2019, Cork, Ireland, 4-6 September 2019.

Michaelson, V., King, N., Inchley, J. , Currie, D., Brooks, F. and Pickett, W. (2019) Domains of spirituality and their associations with positive mental health: a study of adolescents in Canada, England and Scotland. Preventive Medicine, 125, pp. 12-18. (doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.04.018) (PMID:31067485)

Weinberg, D., Stevens, G. W.J.M., Bucksch, J., Inchley, J. and de Looze, M. (2019) Do country-level environmental factors explain cross-national variation in adolescent physical activity? A multilevel study in 29 European countries. BMC Public Health, 19, 680. (doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-6908-9) (PMID:31159749) (PMCID:PMC6547567)

Paakari, L., Inchley, J. , Schulz, A., Weber, M. W. and Okan, O. (2019) Addressing health literacy in schools in the WHO European Region. Public Health Panorama, 5(2-3), pp. 186-190.

Ghekiere, A., Van Cauwenberg, J., Vandendriessche, A., Inchley, J. , Gaspar de Matos, M., Borraccino, A., Gobina, I., Tynjälä, J., Deforche, B. and De Clercq, B. (2019) Trends in sleeping difficulties among European adolescents: are these associated with physical inactivity and excessive screen time? International Journal of Public Health, 64(4), pp. 487-498. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-018-1188-1) (PMID:30535677)

Martin, G., Inchley, J. and Currie, C. (2019) Do drinking motives mediate the relationship between neighbourhood characteristics and alcohol use among adolescents? International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(5), 853. (doi: 10.3390/ijerph16050853) (PMID:30857214) (PMCID:PMC6427383)

Inchley, J. C. (2019) Growing through adolescence: a gendered approach is needed. International Journal of Public Health, 64(2), pp. 151-152. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-019-01213-4) (PMID:30740627)

Bucksch, J. et al. (2019) Associations between perceived social and physical environmental variables and physical activity and screen time among adolescents in four European countries. International Journal of Public Health, 64(1), pp. 83-94. 30446772. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-018-1172-9)

Martin, G., Inchley, J. , Marshall, A., Shortt, N. and Currie, C. (2019) The neighbourhood social environment and alcohol use among urban and rural Scottish adolescents. International Journal of Public Health, 64(1), pp. 95-105. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-018-1181-8) (PMID:30511169) (PMCID:PMC6353998)

2018

Ng, K., Augustine, L. and Inchley, J. (2018) Comparisons in screen-time behaviours among adolescents with and without long-term illnesses or disabilities: results from 2013/14 HBSC study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(10), 2276. (doi: 10.3390/ijerph15102276) (PMID:30336575) (PMCID:PMC6210288)

Aceves-Martins, M., Whitehead, R., Inchley, J. , Giralt, M., Currie, C. and Solà, R. (2018) Self-reported weight and predictors of missing responses in youth. Nutrition, 53, pp. 54-58. (doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2018.01.003) (PMID:29655778)

Brooks, F., Michaelson, V., King, N., Inchley, J. and Pickett, W. (2018) Spirituality as a protective health asset for young people: an international comparative analysis from three countries. International Journal of Public Health, 63(3), pp. 387-395. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-017-1070-6) (PMID:29332172)

Whitehead, R. D., Cosma, A., Cecil, J., Currie, C., Currie, D., Neville, F. and Inchley, J. (2018) Trends in the perceived body size of adolescent males and females in Scotland, 1990–2014: changing associations with mental well-being. International Journal of Public Health, 63(1), pp. 69-80. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-017-0997-y) (PMID:28668973) (PMCID:PMC5766710)

2017

Martin, G., Gavine, A., Inchley, J. and Currie, C. (2017) Conceptualizing, measuring and evaluating constructs of the adolescent neighbourhood social environment: a systematic review. SSM - Population Health, 3, pp. 335-351. (doi: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2017.03.002) (PMID:29349227) (PMCID:PMC5769065)

Ng, K., Tynjälä, J., Sigmundová, D., Augustine, L., Sentenac, M., Rintala, P. and Inchley, J. (2017) Physical activity among adolescents with long-term illnesses or disabilities in 15 European countries. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly, 34(4), pp. 456-465. (doi: 10.1123/apaq.2016-0138)

Cosma, A., Whitehead, R., Neville, F., Currie, D. and Inchley, J. (2017) Trends in bullying victimization in Scottish adolescents 1994–2014: changing associations with mental well-being. International Journal of Public Health, 62(6), pp. 639-646. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-017-0965-6) (PMID:28299390) (PMCID:PMC5487886)

Martin, G., Inchley, J. , Humphris, G. and Currie, C. (2017) Assessing the psychometric and ecometric properties of neighborhood scales using adolescent survey data from urban and rural Scotland. Population Health Metrics, 15, 11. (doi: 10.1186/s12963-017-0129-1) (PMID:28351425) (PMCID:PMC5370470)

2016

Michaelson, V., Brooks, F., Jirásek, I., Inchley, J. , Whitehead, R., King, N., Walsh, S., Davison, C. M., Mazur, J. and Pickett, W. (2016) Developmental patterns of adolescent spiritual health in six countries. SSM - Population Health, 2, pp. 294-303. (doi: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2016.03.006) (PMID:29349147) (PMCID:PMC5757952)

Borraccino, A., Lemma, P., Berchialla, P., Cappello, N., Inchley, J. , Dalmasso, P., Charrier, L. and Cavallo, F. (2016) Unhealthy food consumption in adolescence: role of sedentary behaviours and modifiers in 11-, 13- and 15-year-old Italians. European Journal of Public Health, 26(4), pp. 650-656. (doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckw056) (PMID:27085192) (PMCID:PMC5885947)

Bucksch, J., Sigmundova, D., Hamrik, Z., Troped, P. J., Melkevik, O., Ahluwalia, N., Borraccino, A., Tynjälä, J., Kalman, M. and Inchley, J. (2016) International trends in adolescent screen-time behaviors from 2002 to 2010. Journal of Adolescent Health, 58(4), pp. 417-425. (doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2015.11.014) (PMID:26827267)

2015

Whitehead, R., Currie, D., Inchley, J. and Currie, C. (2015) Educational expectations and adolescent health behaviour: an evolutionary approach. International Journal of Public Health, 60(5), pp. 599-608. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-015-0692-9) (PMID:25994590)

Melkevik, O. et al. (2015) Are associations between electronic media use and BMI different across levels of physical activity? BMC Public Health, 15, 497. (doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1810-6) (PMID:25986730) (PMCID:PMC4523027)

Kalman, M., Inchley, J. , Sigmundova, D., Iannotti, R. J., Tynjala, J. A., Hamrik, Z., Haug, E. and Bucksch, J. (2015) Secular trends in moderate-to-vigorous physical activity in 32 countries from 2002 to 2010: a cross-national perspective. European Journal of Public Health, 25(S.2), pp. 37-40. (doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckv024)

Mitchell, F., Inchley, J. , Fleming, J. and Currie, C. (2015) A socio-ecological approach to understanding adolescent girls’ engagement and experiences in the PE environment: a case study design. Graduate Journal of Sport, Exercise and Physical Education Research, 3, pp. 44-62.

2014

Bucksch, J., Inchley, J. , Hamrik, Z., Finne, E. and Kolip, P. (2014) Trends in television time, non-gaming PC use and moderate-to-vigorous physical activity among German adolescents 2002–2010. BMC Public Health, 14(1), 351. (doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-351) (PMID:24725269) (PMCID:PMC3990022)

2013

Kirby, J., Levin, K. A. and Inchley, J. (2013) Socio-environmental influences on physical activity among young people: a qualitative study. Health Education Research, 28(6), pp. 954-969. (doi: 10.1093/her/cyt085) (PMID:23969630)

This list was generated on Thu Apr 9 20:04:41 2020 BST.
Number of items: 29.

Articles

Boer, M. et al. (2020) Adolescents’ intense and problematic social media use and their wellbeing in 29 countries. Journal of Adolescent Health, (Accepted for Publication)

Inchley, J. (2020) Cross-national time trends in adolescent mental well-being from 2002 to 2018 and the explanatory role of schoolwork pressure. Journal of Adolescent Health, (Accepted for Publication)

Shaw, R. J. , Currie, D. B., Smith, G. S., Brown, J. , Smith, D. J. and Inchley, J. C. (2019) Do social support and eating family meals together play a role in promoting resilience to bullying and cyberbullying in Scottish school children? SSM - Population Health, 9, 100485. (doi: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2019.100485)

Michaelson, V., King, N., Inchley, J. , Currie, D., Brooks, F. and Pickett, W. (2019) Domains of spirituality and their associations with positive mental health: a study of adolescents in Canada, England and Scotland. Preventive Medicine, 125, pp. 12-18. (doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.04.018) (PMID:31067485)

Weinberg, D., Stevens, G. W.J.M., Bucksch, J., Inchley, J. and de Looze, M. (2019) Do country-level environmental factors explain cross-national variation in adolescent physical activity? A multilevel study in 29 European countries. BMC Public Health, 19, 680. (doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-6908-9) (PMID:31159749) (PMCID:PMC6547567)

Paakari, L., Inchley, J. , Schulz, A., Weber, M. W. and Okan, O. (2019) Addressing health literacy in schools in the WHO European Region. Public Health Panorama, 5(2-3), pp. 186-190.

Ghekiere, A., Van Cauwenberg, J., Vandendriessche, A., Inchley, J. , Gaspar de Matos, M., Borraccino, A., Gobina, I., Tynjälä, J., Deforche, B. and De Clercq, B. (2019) Trends in sleeping difficulties among European adolescents: are these associated with physical inactivity and excessive screen time? International Journal of Public Health, 64(4), pp. 487-498. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-018-1188-1) (PMID:30535677)

Martin, G., Inchley, J. and Currie, C. (2019) Do drinking motives mediate the relationship between neighbourhood characteristics and alcohol use among adolescents? International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(5), 853. (doi: 10.3390/ijerph16050853) (PMID:30857214) (PMCID:PMC6427383)

Inchley, J. C. (2019) Growing through adolescence: a gendered approach is needed. International Journal of Public Health, 64(2), pp. 151-152. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-019-01213-4) (PMID:30740627)

Bucksch, J. et al. (2019) Associations between perceived social and physical environmental variables and physical activity and screen time among adolescents in four European countries. International Journal of Public Health, 64(1), pp. 83-94. 30446772. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-018-1172-9)

Martin, G., Inchley, J. , Marshall, A., Shortt, N. and Currie, C. (2019) The neighbourhood social environment and alcohol use among urban and rural Scottish adolescents. International Journal of Public Health, 64(1), pp. 95-105. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-018-1181-8) (PMID:30511169) (PMCID:PMC6353998)

Ng, K., Augustine, L. and Inchley, J. (2018) Comparisons in screen-time behaviours among adolescents with and without long-term illnesses or disabilities: results from 2013/14 HBSC study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(10), 2276. (doi: 10.3390/ijerph15102276) (PMID:30336575) (PMCID:PMC6210288)

Aceves-Martins, M., Whitehead, R., Inchley, J. , Giralt, M., Currie, C. and Solà, R. (2018) Self-reported weight and predictors of missing responses in youth. Nutrition, 53, pp. 54-58. (doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2018.01.003) (PMID:29655778)

Brooks, F., Michaelson, V., King, N., Inchley, J. and Pickett, W. (2018) Spirituality as a protective health asset for young people: an international comparative analysis from three countries. International Journal of Public Health, 63(3), pp. 387-395. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-017-1070-6) (PMID:29332172)

Whitehead, R. D., Cosma, A., Cecil, J., Currie, C., Currie, D., Neville, F. and Inchley, J. (2018) Trends in the perceived body size of adolescent males and females in Scotland, 1990–2014: changing associations with mental well-being. International Journal of Public Health, 63(1), pp. 69-80. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-017-0997-y) (PMID:28668973) (PMCID:PMC5766710)

Martin, G., Gavine, A., Inchley, J. and Currie, C. (2017) Conceptualizing, measuring and evaluating constructs of the adolescent neighbourhood social environment: a systematic review. SSM - Population Health, 3, pp. 335-351. (doi: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2017.03.002) (PMID:29349227) (PMCID:PMC5769065)

Ng, K., Tynjälä, J., Sigmundová, D., Augustine, L., Sentenac, M., Rintala, P. and Inchley, J. (2017) Physical activity among adolescents with long-term illnesses or disabilities in 15 European countries. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly, 34(4), pp. 456-465. (doi: 10.1123/apaq.2016-0138)

Cosma, A., Whitehead, R., Neville, F., Currie, D. and Inchley, J. (2017) Trends in bullying victimization in Scottish adolescents 1994–2014: changing associations with mental well-being. International Journal of Public Health, 62(6), pp. 639-646. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-017-0965-6) (PMID:28299390) (PMCID:PMC5487886)

Martin, G., Inchley, J. , Humphris, G. and Currie, C. (2017) Assessing the psychometric and ecometric properties of neighborhood scales using adolescent survey data from urban and rural Scotland. Population Health Metrics, 15, 11. (doi: 10.1186/s12963-017-0129-1) (PMID:28351425) (PMCID:PMC5370470)

Michaelson, V., Brooks, F., Jirásek, I., Inchley, J. , Whitehead, R., King, N., Walsh, S., Davison, C. M., Mazur, J. and Pickett, W. (2016) Developmental patterns of adolescent spiritual health in six countries. SSM - Population Health, 2, pp. 294-303. (doi: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2016.03.006) (PMID:29349147) (PMCID:PMC5757952)

Borraccino, A., Lemma, P., Berchialla, P., Cappello, N., Inchley, J. , Dalmasso, P., Charrier, L. and Cavallo, F. (2016) Unhealthy food consumption in adolescence: role of sedentary behaviours and modifiers in 11-, 13- and 15-year-old Italians. European Journal of Public Health, 26(4), pp. 650-656. (doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckw056) (PMID:27085192) (PMCID:PMC5885947)

Bucksch, J., Sigmundova, D., Hamrik, Z., Troped, P. J., Melkevik, O., Ahluwalia, N., Borraccino, A., Tynjälä, J., Kalman, M. and Inchley, J. (2016) International trends in adolescent screen-time behaviors from 2002 to 2010. Journal of Adolescent Health, 58(4), pp. 417-425. (doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2015.11.014) (PMID:26827267)

Whitehead, R., Currie, D., Inchley, J. and Currie, C. (2015) Educational expectations and adolescent health behaviour: an evolutionary approach. International Journal of Public Health, 60(5), pp. 599-608. (doi: 10.1007/s00038-015-0692-9) (PMID:25994590)

Melkevik, O. et al. (2015) Are associations between electronic media use and BMI different across levels of physical activity? BMC Public Health, 15, 497. (doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1810-6) (PMID:25986730) (PMCID:PMC4523027)

Kalman, M., Inchley, J. , Sigmundova, D., Iannotti, R. J., Tynjala, J. A., Hamrik, Z., Haug, E. and Bucksch, J. (2015) Secular trends in moderate-to-vigorous physical activity in 32 countries from 2002 to 2010: a cross-national perspective. European Journal of Public Health, 25(S.2), pp. 37-40. (doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckv024)

Mitchell, F., Inchley, J. , Fleming, J. and Currie, C. (2015) A socio-ecological approach to understanding adolescent girls’ engagement and experiences in the PE environment: a case study design. Graduate Journal of Sport, Exercise and Physical Education Research, 3, pp. 44-62.

Bucksch, J., Inchley, J. , Hamrik, Z., Finne, E. and Kolip, P. (2014) Trends in television time, non-gaming PC use and moderate-to-vigorous physical activity among German adolescents 2002–2010. BMC Public Health, 14(1), 351. (doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-351) (PMID:24725269) (PMCID:PMC3990022)

Kirby, J., Levin, K. A. and Inchley, J. (2013) Socio-environmental influences on physical activity among young people: a qualitative study. Health Education Research, 28(6), pp. 954-969. (doi: 10.1093/her/cyt085) (PMID:23969630)

Conference or Workshop Item

Shaw, R. J. , Currie, D. B., Smith, G., Inchley, J. and Smith, D. (2019) The Role of Family and Peer Support in Promoting Resilience in the Face of Bullying and Cyberbullying: Evidence from School Children in Scotland. Society for Social Medicine and Population Health and International Epidemiology Association European Congress Annual Scientific Meeting 2019, Cork, Ireland, 4-6 September 2019.

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Grants

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • Loneliness and Mental Health in Adolescent and Young Adult Populations
    Economic and Social Research Council
    2020 - 2021
     
  • Investigating the relationship between greenspace and health in Scottish schoolchildren. The Greenspace Availability and Scottish Schoolchildren (GRASS) project
    Glasgow Children`s Hospital Charity
    2018 - 2019
     

Supervision

  • Milicev, Jelena
    Using social network analysis to understand social support, wellbeing and academic progress of postgraduate researchers - a mixed method approach
  • Katrin Metsis (current) Health inequalities among young people in Scotland.

    Gina Martin (Phd, 2018) The neighbourhood social environment and its association with adolescent alcohol use.

    Jackie Hyland (MD, 2017) The physical and social impact of traffic-related air pollution on the health of Scottish residents.

    Fiona Mitchell (PhD, 2012) Evaluation of the school-based ‘Fit for Girls’ programme.

    Justine Geyer (PhD, 2013) Developing an understanding of greenspace as a resource for physical activity of adolescents in Scotland.