Deputy Director of the Institute for the Study of Social Change and Senior Lecturer in Sociology, University of Tasmania

Meredith Nash is Deputy Director of the Institute for the Study of Social Change and Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Tasmania. Her research focuses broadly on gender equity in four key areas including leadership/organisational culture, parenting/reproduction, sport, and media. She is the author of Making 'Postmodern' Mothers: Pregnant Embodiment, Baby Bumps and Body Image (2012), editor of Reframing Reproduction: Conceiving Gendered Experiences (2014), and co-editor of Reading Lena Dunham's Girls: Feminism, Postfeminism, Authenticity and Gendered Performance (2017).

Experience

  • 2011–present
    Lecturer in Sociology, University of Tasmania

Education

  • 2009 
    University of Melbourne, PhD
  • 2005 
    University of Melbourne, Master of Gender Studies
  • 2001 
    University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, BSc

Research Areas

  • Gender Specific Studies (169901)
  • Sociology (1608)