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TASA Executive

TASA's next Executive election will be in August 2014.

2013 – 2014 Executive Committee

The TASA Executive Committee (EC) governs the Association and manages its daily business as outlined in the Constitution and by established policies.

President - Jo Lindsay

Jo Lindsay is Associate Professor and Convenor of Sociology in the School of Political and Social Inquiry (PSI) at Monash University. Read on...

 

Immediate Past President - Debra King

Debra King is a Senior Research Fellow in the National Institute of Labour Studies at Flinders University.  Read on...

 

Vice-President - Katie Hughes

Katie Hughes works at Victoria University where she is currently Associate Professor, Socially Inclusive Education in the Victoria Institute for Education, Diversity and Lifelong Learning. Read on...

 

Secretary - Theresa Petray

Theresa Petray lectures in sociology at James Cook University in Townsville.  Her primary research interest is social movements, activism and protest. Read on...

 

Treasurer - Kristin Natalier

Kristin Natalier currently works as a Senior Lecturer in Sociology in the School of Sociology and Social Work, University of Tasmania. Read on...

 

Postgraduate Representative - Karen Soldatic

Karen Soldatic is a Lecturer within the School of Social Sciences, University of New South Wales and is also the Program Convenor for the Master of Policy Studies. Read on...

 

Thematic Group Convener - Grazyna Zajdow

Grazyna Zajdow is Associate Professor of Sociology at Deakin University. She teaches at all levels of sociology from first year to honours. Read on...

 

Multi Media - Dina Bowman

Dina Bowman is a senior manager in the research and policy centre at the Brotherhood of St Laurence.  Read on...

 

Public Relations - Nick Osbaldiston

Nick Osbaldiston is a lecturer in Sociology at Monash University. Nick is the co-editor of Nexus with Kirsten Harley. Read on...

 

Journal of Sociology Editor in Cheif - Alphia Possamai-Inesedy

Alphia Possamai-Inesedy was awarded her PhD in 2006 on the sociology of reproduction and the risk society at the University of Western Sydney. Read on...

 

Health Sociology Review Editor in Chief - Julie Henderson

Julie Henderson is a Research Fellow in the School of Nursing & Midwifery at Flinders University working in the area of Primary Health Care. Her current research focus is upon food regulation and trust in the food system and chronic disease self-management. She also has a long standing interest in the sociology of mental health and the mental health workforce.

 

Nexus Editor - Sue Malta

Sue Malta believes that ageing is a stage of life that should be valued and celebrated. Her current position as a researcher at the not-for-profit National Ageing Research Institute in Parkville enables her to pursue research and evaluation projects across a variety of government and community sector partnerships, which have fundamental impacts at a grass roots level. Read on...