Lecturer & Research Fellow, Human Sciences Research Council

Dr Tracy Morison is a Social and Health Psychology lecturer in the School of Psychology at Massey University (New Zealand) and an Honorary Research Associate in the Critical Studies in Sexualities and Reproduction research programme at Rhodes University (South Africa). Tracy has worked as a researcher on a number of projects related to sexuality and gender issues, including topics such as gender-based violence, male involvement in decision-making and voluntary ‘childlessness’. She is also interested in stigma and marginalized identities. She works with critical feminist theories, critical qualitative methodologies and internet-based methods, and has a particular interest in developing a sexual and reproductive justice framework.

Experience

  • 2012–present
    Research fellow, Rhodes University
  • 2016–present
    Lecturer, Massey University
  • 2011–2015
    Senior research scientist, Human Sciences Research Council

Education

  • 2010 
    Rhodes University, PhD

Grants and Contracts

  • 2017
    Early Career Grant
    Role:
    Principle Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Massey University Research Fund
  • 2015
    Making Sexual & Reproductive Health & Rights Real programme
    Role:
    Co-principle investigator
    Funding Source:
    AIDS Foundation of South Africa
  • 2015
    Impact Evaluation: ‘Kwanele! Communities ensuring safe learning environments for girls’
    Role:
    Co-principle investigator
    Funding Source:
    Soul City Institute for Health and Development Communication
  • 2015
    Queer Kinship
    Role:
    Principle Investigator
    Funding Source:
    DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Human Development
  • 2014
    Gay men as parents
    Role:
    Principle Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Ford Foundation
  • 2013
    National Gender Policy Framework for Basic Education
    Role:
    Co-principle investigator
    Funding Source:
    UNICEF

Professional Memberships

  • International Society of Critical Health Psychology