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Dr

Megan Sharp

Research Assistant - Diversity And Inclusion
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
Subcultures
Youth Sociology
Queer Theory
Diversity and Inclusion
music
1608: sociology
social science
insider
punk
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Dr

Megan Sharp

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Queer Theory
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Dr

Megan Sharp

 

Megan Sharp is a researcher of Diversity and Inclusion in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences and teaches into the Sociology discipline within the Arts Faculty. She is the co-chair (staff) of the University's Pride in Action Network, and works to devise LGBTIQ+ affirming curriculum, policy, engagement and research across the institution.



Megan's research explores institutional practices of exclusion based on gender and sexuality, as well as the affective and dynamic practices of resilience and solidarity found in marginalised groups. She is also interested in youth sociology, critical race theory, musicology, affect and embodiment.

Megan has received a number of awards and prizes for her teaching, research and engagement activities and has published her work in journals such as Emotion, Space and Society, Journal of Youth Studies, The Sociological Review, and Queer Studies in Media and Popular Culture.

Megan is currently the Convenor of The Australian Sociological Association's Genders + Sexualities Thematic Group, is co-authoring a manuscript about gender, sexuality and technology in the music industry.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2020

University of Melbourne

2019

Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion

MDHS Faculty, University of Melbourne

2019

Excellence in Sessional Tutoring

School of Buisness, RMIT

2017

Excellence in Learning and Teaching

Humanities and Social Science, University of Newcastle

2015

Excellence in Honours Research

Education and Arts, University of Newcastle

2014

HDR Student Prize

University of Newcastle

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Awards

Credentials

Positions

Positions


Research Assistant - Diversity And Inclusion

Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences

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Social And Political Sciences

Casual

Social And Political Sciences

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Social And Political Sciences

Casual

Languages And Linguistics

Member

The International Sociological Association

Member

The Australian Sociological Association

Education

Education


PhD of Sociology

The University of Newcastle

Bachelor Degree (Hons) Social Science - Sociology

The University of Newcastle

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