Menu Close
Research Fellow, Global Institute for Women's Leadership (GIWL), Australian National University

I am a Research Fellow with the Global Institute for Women's Leadership (GIWL) at the Australian National University (ANU).

I have recently finished my PhD in the School of Politics and International Relations at the Australian National University. My research focuses on women politicians and their experiences of gendered and misogynistic media representations.


  • 2020–present
    Research Fellow, The Global Institute for Women's Leadership, The Australian National University


  • 2020 
    The Australian National University, PhD
  • 2014 
    University of Adelaide, Bachelor of Arts (Honours)


  • 2021
    Where are all the Great Women politicians? A gendered analysis of Australian political biographies, Australian Journal of Biography and History
  • 2020
    It’s a Man’s World at the Top: Gendered media representations of Julia Gillard and Helen Clark, Feminist Media Studies
  • 2020
    Gender and Political Leadership in a Time of COVID, Politics & Gender
  • 2020
    A Tale of Two Women: A comparative media analysis of UK Prime Ministers Margaret Thatcher and Theresa May, Parliamentary Affairs
  • 2017
    A Gendered Media Analysis of the Prime Ministerial Ascension of Gillard and Turnbull: He’s “taken back the reins” and she’s “a backstabbing” murderer, Australian Journal of Political Science