Senior lecturer in History and Sociology, Swinburne University of Technology

Peter Robinson is Senior lecturer in History and Sociology at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne. His first book, The Changing World of Gay Men (Palgrave Macmillan, 2008) won the inaugural Raewyn Connell prize for the best first book in Australian Sociology. His research interests include ageing, sexuality, and social justice. His second book, Gay Men’s Relationship Stories Across the Life Course was published in June 2013 (Palgrave Macmillan) with a Foreword by the Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG. And his third book, Gay Men's Working Lives, Retirement and Old Age, also with Palgrave Macmillan is due for release in June 2017.

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer in Sociology, Swinburne University of Technology

Education

  • 2007 
    RMIT, PhD
  • 1986 
    Oxford University, MLitt
  • 1976 
    Melbourne University, BA (hons) Dip Ed

Publications

  • 2013
    Gay Men's Relationships Across the Life Course, Palgrave Macmillan
  • 2008
    The Changing World of Gay Men, Palgrave Macmillan

Professional Memberships

  • The Australian Sociological Association
  • International Australian Studies Association