Colin MacDougall is Professor of Public Health and Executive member of the Southgate Institute of Health, Society and Equity at Flinders University and Honorary Principal Fellow at the University of Melbourne. A major interest is exploring how children experience and act on their worlds. In 2011 Colin was visiting professor in children’s space and place research at University of Rennes 2 in France. He taught on children’s research in New Zealand; Hamburg and Stendhal in Germany; and in the European Master’s and French Public Health Programs. He co-convenes the Child Health Special Interest Group for the Public Health Association of Australia.