Early Career Researcher in Sociology, University of Tasmania

Ruby Grant is an early career researcher in Sociology at the University of Tasmania. Her research interests and areas of expertise include feminist sociology of the body, gender, sexuality, lesbian studies and queer theory. Her PhD research examined bisexual and queer women’s experiences of gender, sexuality and sexual health in Tasmania.


  • –present
    PhD Candidate in Sociology, University of Tasmania


  • 2014 
    University of Tasmania, Bachelor of Arts (Honours)


  • 2015
    Platform: Journal of Media and Communications, Going Commando: Prosthetics and the Politics of Gender
  • 2015
    Feminist Media Studies, Twenty-Something Girls Vs. Thirty-Something Sex and the City Women: Paving the way for 'post? feminism'

Professional Memberships

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

Research Areas

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