Dr Paulina Billett is a lecturer in Sociology in the Department of Social Inquiry at La Trobe University, Victoria. She is a co-convener for the The Australian Sociological Association's Health Sociology Thematic Group. Prior to her academic career, Paulina spent a number of years as a youth development officer in NSW.
Her research interest includes individuals lived experience, identity formation and the impact of violence against women. Her current projects include the exploration of teacher targeted Bullying and harassment by students and parents in Australian schools and an exploration of violence against young women in one regional town.