Disability and intellectual disability, including intersections with gender, age, location and sexuality.
Collaborative and representative approaches to research involving marginalised groups including people with intellectual disability.
Disability, intellectual disability, cognitive disability.
Auslan, interpreting and Deaf culture.
Qualitative research methods including ethnography, interviews, story/narrative work.
Inclusive and co-created research participation involving people with disability.
Poststructuralist work in fields of gender, sexuality, and critical disability studies.
2019 Australian Social Policy Conference Early Career Researcher award
2018 National Awards for Disability Leadership, Inclusion category
2016 School of Health & Social Development Excellence in Teaching and Learning staff award
P Do, P Frawley, S Goldingay, A O'Shea
(2021), Vol. 87, pp. 1-14, Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1
P Kernebone, A O’Shea, A Jerebine, L Barnett
(2021), Health Promotion Journal of Australia, C1
A O’Shea, P Frawley
(2020), Vol. 35, pp. 654-675, Disability and society, London, Eng., C1
Patsie Frawley, Amie O'Shea
(2020), Vol. 20, pp. 413-424, Sex education, London, Eng., C1
A O’Shea, P Frawley, J Leahy, H Nguyen
(2020), Vol. 38, pp. 57-83, Sexuality and disability, New York, N.Y., C1
G Marks, A O’Shea, K McVilly, P Frawley, N Despott
(2020), Vol. 32, pp. 354-376, Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services, London, Eng., C1
Amie O'Shea, J Latham, Ruth McNair, Nathan Despott, Mellem Rose, Ruby Mountford, Patsie Frawley
(2020), Vol. 17, pp. 1-14, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Basel, Switzerland, C1
Nathan Wilson, Patsie Frawley, Dilana Schaafsma, Amie O'Shea, Callista Kahonde, Vanessa Thompson, Judith McKenzie, David Charnock
(2019), pp. 989-1010, Handbook of intellectual disabilities integrating theory, research, and practice, Cham, Switzerland, B1
Amie O'Shea, Patsie Frawley
(2019), pp. 1-16, Global perspectives on disability activism and advocacy our way, Abingdon, Eng., B1
Funded Projects at Deakin
Australian Competitive Grants
Inclusive Health Communication in Specialist Disability Accommodation
Dr Kate Anderson, Dr Joanne Watson, Dr Meredith Prain, Nathan Wilson, A/Prof Angela Dew, Patricia Frawley, Dr Amie O'Shea, A/Prof Melissa Bloomer, Prof Catherine Bennett
MRFF (DISER) - CRR Communications Strategies and Approaches During Outbreaks Grant
- 2021: $109,047
¿Saying who you are¿: Identifying best practice to support positive identities for LGBTQ people with intellectual disability.
Dr Amie O'Shea, Prof Sharon Brennan-Olsen
NDRP Funding Round - National Disability Research Partnership
- 2022: $29,937
- 2021: $69,854
Other Public Sector Funding
National Disability Research Agenda
A/Prof Angela Dew, Dr Kevin Murfitt, Dr Joanne Watson, Dr Amie O'Shea, Dr Kate Anderson
Department of Social Services
- 2022: $5,000
- 2021: $34,910
Industry and Other Funding
Sexual Lives and Respectful Relationships: SYNAPSE
A/Prof Patsie Frawley, Dr Amie O'Shea
Synapse Australia Limited
- 2018: $333,750
Experiences of LGBTIQ people with disability.
Dr Amie O'Shea, Dr Joe Latham
Gay and Lesbian Foundation of Australia (GALFA)
- 2020: $24,965
- 2019: $49,931
Connecting young people with intellectual disability for improved wellbeing and community connection: a focus on relationships and sexuality
A/Prof Angela Dew, Dr Amie O'Shea, Miss Monica Wellington, Patricia Frawley
Endeavour Foundation - Research Award
- 2020: $73,962
Inclusion Australia: Gathering the evidence
A/Prof Patsie Frawley, Dr Amie O'Shea, A/Prof Angela Dew
Inclusion Australia (NCID) Ltd
- 2020: $50,000
No completed student supervisions to report