Dr Sherene Idriss

STAFF PROFILE

Position

DECRA Track Research Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

Alfred Deakin Institute

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

Biography

Sherene Idriss is a DECRA-Track Research Fellow at the Alfred Deakin Institute. Her work examines the everyday lives of migrant young people, vocation and aspirations, youthful consumption and identity practices. Her current research examines the intersections between labour, community, gender and personal style among migrant young women. Sherene is the author of 'Young Migrant Identities: Creativity and Masculinity' (Routledge, 2018). She received her PhD from the Institute of Culture and Society, Western Sydney University. 

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Affiliations

The Australian Sociological Association (TASA)

Knowledge areas

My work sits squarely between youth studies and migration studies. I focus on the ways that categories of youth, gender, social class and personal ambition intersect and play out in ethnic-minority communities within multicultural societies. 

Media appearances

https://theconversation.com/what-does-a-leb-look-like-93367

Publications

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2016

Racialisation in the creative industries and the Arab-Australian multicultural artist

S Idriss

(2016), Vol. 37, pp. 406-420, Journal of intercultural studies, Abingdon, Eng., C1

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2015

'What every other Leb wears': intra-ethnic tensions among Lebanese-Australian youth

S Idriss

(2015), pp. 115-124, Youth cultures and subcultures: Australian perspectives, Abingdon, Eng., B1-1

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2012

'Corsages on their parents' jackets': Employment and aspiration among Arabic-speaking youth in Western Sydney

G Morgan, S Idriss

(2012), Vol. 15, pp. 929-943, Journal of youth studies, London, Eng., C1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

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Supervisions

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