AsPr Lyn Harrison

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SoE Arts & Ed

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts in Education, Deakin University, 1991
Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University, 1995

Contact

lyn.harrison@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 71494

Research interests

* Health and Wellbeing
* Gender and Sexuality
* Qualitative Research Methods (including ethnography)
* Young people and risk discourses
* Postmodern theories
 

Affiliations



Australian Association for Research in Education

The Sociological Association of Australia

Teaching interests

Sexuality Education

Social Justice

Program Evaluation

Research Methodology

Knowledge areas

Health and Wellbeing

Gender and Sexuality

Qualitative Research Methods

Young People and Risk

Postmodern theories

Program Evaluation

Professional activities

Assessor/reviewer for VicHealth, ARC and NH&MRC grants as well as Honours, Masters and Doctoral theses.

 

Research groups

Centre for Research in Educational Futures and Innovation

Emerging Research Group: Sport, Culture and Social Change

Projects

  • Engaging young people in Sexuality Education Project: ARC Linkage Grant in partnership with UniSA.
  • Capacity Building and Social Enterprise: ARC Linkage Grant in partnership with Mission Australia
  • Exploring the impact of an intensive mode of delivery of Sexuality Education