Dr Greer Lamaro Haintz





Faculty of Health


School of Health & Social Dev


Geelong Waterfront Campus


+61 3 522 78468

Research interests


- intersectionality

- feminist approaches

- grounded theory


- qualitative methods

- participatory methods


- social inclusion and exclusion 

- cross-cultural health/cultural influences in health and wellbeing

- health in international settings/low and middle income settings

- health and wellbeing of refugee populations

- sexual and reproductive health

- community engagement


Knowledge areas

Social inclusion

Community engagement

Sexual and reproductive health

Health in international settings

Refugee health, wellbeing and social inclusion


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"The Ripple Effect": The influence of social support on participation in a small workplace health promotion program

A Bell, N Barrett, G Lamaro Haintz

(2022), Vol. 33, pp. 470-479, Health Promotion Journal of Australia, Australia, C1

journal article

"That's a woman's body, that's a woman's choice": The influence of policy on women's reproductive choices

M Graham, G Haintz, H McKenzie, K Lippi, M Bugden

(2022), Vol. 90, pp. 1-9, Women's Studies International Forum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Who do Australian women seek social support from during the reproductive decision-making process?

M Graham, H McKenzie, G Lamaro Haintz, C Dennis

(2022), Vol. 30, pp. e4028-e4040, Health and Social Care in the Community, C1

journal article

Is Anyone Listening to us? 'They're Given Feedback and There's No Outcomes' Settlement for Newly Arrived Syrians in Regional Australia

K Robinson, G Lamaro Haintz

(2021), Vol. 15, pp. 311-327, Ethics and Social Welfare, C1

journal article

Factors that Shape Women's Reproductive Decision-Making: A Scoping Review

Stephanie Rich, Greer Lamaro Haintz, Hayley McKenzie, Melissa Graham

(2021), Vol. 11, pp. 9-31, Journal of Research in Gender Studies, Woodside, N.Y., C1

journal article

Discursive Representations of Social Support for Reproductive Decision-Making Among Victorian Women

A Smissen, G Lamaro Haintz, H McKenzie, M Graham

(2020), Vol. 24, pp. 883-902, Sexuality and Culture, C1

journal article

Social Support and Women's Reproductive Decision Making: Testing Emergent Fit of "Optimizing Support for the Preservation of Self"

S Clarke, H McKenzie, G Lamaro Haintz, M Graham

(2020), Vol. 30, pp. 975-987, Qualitative Health Research, C1

journal article

Influence of the social determinants of health on access to healthcare services among refugees in Australia

J Taylor, G Lamaro Haintz

(2018), Vol. 24, pp. 14-28, Australian Journal of Primary Health, Australia, C1

journal article

Exploring the Australian policy context relating to women's reproductive choices

M Graham, H McKenzie, G Lamaro

(2018), Vol. 39, pp. 145-164, Policy studies, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal article

Evaluating equity initiatives in higher education: Processes and challenges from one Australian university

Greer Lamaro Haintz, Sophie Goldingay, Renee Heckman, Tanya Ward, Zobedah Afrouz, Kelly George

(2018), Vol. 5, pp. 92-105, International Studies in Widening Participation, Callaghan, N.S.W., C1

journal article

Australian social work academics' perceptions of their teaching roles within higher education

S Goldingay, G Lamaro Haintz, J Ryan, D Hitch, S Macfarlane

(2017), Vol. 36, pp. 975-988, Higher Education Research and Development, C1

journal article

Sociocultural factors and perceptions associated with type 2 diabetes among sub-Saharan African migrants in Melbourne, Victoria

A Issaka, G Lamaro, A Renzaho

(2016), Vol. 73, pp. 28-35, Nutrition & dietetics, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Women's reproductive choices in Australia: mapping federal and state/territory policy instruments governing choice

M Graham, H McKenzie, G Lamaro, R Klein

(2016), Vol. 33, pp. 335-349, Gender issues, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article

A cross-sectional study examining the extent of unwanted sexual attention and unhealthy intimate relationships among female university students

K Hayden, M Graham, G Lamaro

(2016), Vol. 27, pp. 134-139, Health Promotion Journal of Australia, Australia, C1

journal article

The health inequities of sexual and reproductive health: a review of the literature

M Graham, H McKenzie, G Lamaro Haintz

(2016), Footscray, Vic., A6

research report/technical paper

Service providers' experiences and needs in working with refugees in the Geelong region: a qualitative study

A Jewson, G Lamaro, B Crisp, L Hanna, A Taket

(2015), Vol. 21, pp. 233-238, Australian journal of primary health, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal article

Navigating the ethics of cross-cultural health promotion research

G Lamaro Haintz, M Graham, H McKenzie

(2015), Vol. 26, pp. 235-240, Health promotion journal of Australia, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal article

'The university didn't actually tell us this is what you have to do': Social inclusion through embedding of academic skills in first year professional courses

S Goldingay, D Hitch, J Ryan, D Farrugia, N Hosken, G Lamaro, C Nihill, S Macfarlane

(2014), Vol. 5, pp. 43-53, International Journal of the First Year in Higher Education, Brisbane, Qld., C1

journal article

Academic skills and beyond : a resource based approach to support student success in higher education

D Hitch, S Goldingay, N Hosken, G Lamaro, S Macfarlane, C Nihill, J Ryan, D Farrugia

(2012), Vol. 6, Journal of academic language and learning, Canberra, A.C.T., C1

journal article

A multidimensional framework for embedded academic skill development : transition pedagogy in social work

S Goldingay, S Macfarlane, D Hitch, N Hosken, G Lamaro, D Farrugia, C Nihill, J Ryan

(2012), Geelong, Vic., A6

research report/technical paper

Unplanned pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections in international university students : provider opinions

G Babatsikos, G Lamaro

(2012), Melbourne, Vic., A6-1

research report/technical paper

Introducing theories of social exclusion and social connectedness

A Taket, B Crisp, A Nevill, G Lamaro, M Graham, S Barter-Godfrey

(2009), pp. 2-34, Theorising social exclusion, Abingdon, England, B1

book chapter

Conclusions and reflections

A Taket, B Crisp, A Nevill, G Lamaro, M Graham, S Barter-Godfrey

(2009), pp. 187-192, Theorising social exclusion, Abingdon, England, B1

book chapter

Hope of a nation - experiences of social exclusion giving rise to spaces of inclusion for people living with HIV and AIDs in South Africa : a reflection

G Lamaro

(2009), pp. 154-165, Theorising social exclusion, Abingdon, England, B1

book chapter

Funded Projects at Deakin

Industry and Other Funding

Literature reviews: health inequities of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and girls; and health status and health inequities experienced by women (and trans women)...

Dr Melissa Graham, Dr Hayley Mckenzie, Dr Greer Lamaro Haintz

Women's Health West

  • 2017: $20,000


No completed student supervisions to report