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Associate Professor in Sociology, University of Tasmania

Meredith Nash is Associate Professor 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).


  • 2019–present
    Associate Professor, University of Tasmania
  • 2015–2019
    Senior Lecturer, University of Tasmania
  • 2011–2015
    Lecturer, University of Tasmania


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

Professional Memberships

  • The Australian Sociological Association
  • Australian Women's and Gender Studies Association

Research Areas

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