Dr Michael Savic

Dr Michael Savic

Strategic Lead of Clinical and Social Research, Turning Point and Senior Lecturer, Monash University


Michael’s research focuses on the social and cultural contexts of alcohol and other drug use, addiction concepts, treatment and experiences of intervention implementation and care across several mediums. His research is multi-disciplinary in orientation, policy and practice relevant, and often draws on critical approaches and qualitative methods. He coordinates units in the Monash University Master of Addictive Behaviours and is a Culture and Policy Theme leader at the Monash Addiction Research Centre. Michael is a co-convener of the Victorian Substance Use Research Forum, an Associate Editor at the International Journal of Drug Policy, and a Deputy Editor at Drug and Alcohol Review.

Contact details

You can contact Michael at [email protected]

More information

You can explore Michael’s work via Google Scholar or Researchgate, and you can connect with him via Twitter on @MikeySavic.