Dr Tanya King

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer In Anthropology

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Research interests

Commercial fishing

Natural Resource Management

Environment

Gender

Rural communities

Australian national identity (including 'migrant' identity)

Corporeality

Public Policy

Teaching interests

Applied anthropology, engagement, retention, embodied learning, experiential education

Units taught

2019:

ASS234: Environmental Anthropology

ASS205/705: Anthropology of Poverty and Development

AIX499: Applied Anthropology (Honours)

Conferences

2018. King, T.J. (with Women In Seafood Australasia WISA) Project Regard. 3rd World Small-scale Fishing Congress (3WSFC), Chiang Mai, Thailand, 14th Nov.

2018. Invited keynote. National Rural Women’s Alliance round table on mental health. April. Canberra.


2017. King, Tanya J. ‘Health and Wellbeing in the Australian Fishing Industry – Preliminary Results’ Seafood Directions (national seafood industry conference). Sydney Fish Market, September.


2017. King, Tanya J. ‘Health and Wellbeing in the Australian Fishing Industry – Preliminary Results’ MARE – People and the Sea, University of Amsterdam, 5th July, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.


2016. Dracup, Mary, King, Tanya and Juliet. Simple techniques for a more inclusive curriculum, in STARS 2016: Proceedings of the Students Transitions Achievement Retention & Success Conference, Perth, WA.


2015. King, Tanya, Sue Kilpatrick, Karen Willis and Chris Speldewinde. ‘Mental health in the Australian commercial fishing sector – why ‘depressed farmers’ are a different kettle of fish’ Public Policy Network Annual Conference. Deakin University, 21-3 January.

2015. Inclusive Curriculum – Deakin Teaching and Learning Conference.

2014. King, TJ, Landes, Z and D Long Engaging through cartoons: A case study from anthropology. Video presentation, Deakin University Teaching and Learning Conference. Burwood. 19 Nov.

2014. King, T.J. (with S.Kilpatrick and K.Willis) Staying Healthy: Industry organisations’ influence on behaviours and services used by fishers. Invited paper, Women’s Industry Network Seafood Community (WINSC) annual conference, Canberra, 28 September.

2014. King, T.J. (with S.Kilpatrick and K.Willis) Staying Healthy: Industry organisations’ influence on behaviours and services used by fishers. Invited Plenary, 2nd World Small-scale Fishing Congress (2WSFC), Merida, Mexico, 23 Sept.

2013. King, T.J. (with project team – see above) Public perception of, and response to, desalination in Australia, at National Centre of Excellence in Desalination, Project Review Meeting– Murdoch University, Perth, 27 June.

2012. King, T.J. (with project team – see above) Public perception of, and response to, desalination in Australia, at National Centre of Excellence in Desalination, Project Findings Public Launch– Deakin University City Centre, Melbourne.

Awards

2009 Vice-Chancellors Award for Distinguished Teaching
2009 Deakin University Award for Teaching Excellence
2008 Faculty of Arts and Education Individual Early Career Teaching Award

Publications

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2018

Applying cultural-historical activity theory to understand the development of inclusive curriculum practices in higher education

M Dracup, Juliet Austin, Tanya King

(2018), pp. 1-19, International journal of inclusive education, London, Eng., C1

journal

'The people have spoken': how cultural narratives politically trumped the best available science (BAS) in managing the Port Phillip Bay fishery in Australia

Tanya King, Dayne O'Meara

(2018), pp. 1-13, Maritime studies, London, Eng., C1

journal

#fairfish

Tanya King

(2018), [unknown], J2

works

Tragedy of the commons - watching each other

Tanya King

(2018), [unkown], J2

works

Project Regard

Tanya King

(2018), Adelaide, S. Aust., J2

works
2017

Ganka: trickster or endangered species?: An anthropologist's role in preventing the extinction of the New Jersey sea monster

T King

(2017), pp. 159-171, Anthropology and cryptozoology: exploring encounters with mysterious creatures, Abingdon, Eng., B1

chapter
2016

Simple techniques for a more inclusive curriculum

M Dracup, T King, J Austin

(2016), pp. 1-5, STARS 2016: Proceedings of the SStudents Transitions Achievement Retention & Success Conference, Perth, Western Australia, E1

conference
2015

Making connections in a regional city: Social capital and the primary social contract

S Kilpatrick, L Johnson, T King, R Jackson, S Jatrana

(2015), Vol. 51, pp. 207-220, Journal of Sociology, C1

journal

Not just a fisherman's wife : women's contribution to health and wellbeing in commercial fishing

S Kilpatrick, T King, K Willis

(2015), Vol. 23, pp. 62-66, Australian journal of rural health, London, Eng., C1

journal

Encrypted landscapes, nation-states : The Australian National Botanic Gardens, Canberra

T King

(2015), Vol. 18, pp. 171-182, Space and culture, London, Eng., C1

journal

"A different kettle of fish": mental health strategies for Australian fishers, and farmers

T King, S Kilpatrick, K Willis, C Speldewinde

(2015), Vol. 60, pp. 134-140, Marine policy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2012

Tasting wine: a learning experience

T King, T King, J Donaldson, J Donaldson, E Harry, E Harry

(2012), Vol. 35, pp. 464-479, Journal of experiential education, London, Eng., C1

journal
2011

The "skipper effect": Riddles of luck and rhetorics of individualism

T King

(2011), Vol. 70, pp. 387-396, Human Organization, C1-1

journal
2010

Damming the flow: cultural barriers to perceived 'procedural justice' in Wonthaggi, Victoria

T King

(2010), Vol. 16, pp. 119-130, Cultural studies review, Broadway, N.S.W., C1-1

journal
2009

Procedural justice and Australian environment : the case of the Wonthaggi water desalination plant

T King, K Murphy

(2009), Vol. 4, pp. 105-121, Public policy, Perth, W.A., C1-1

journal
2008

Would Kitty Genovese have been murdered in Second Life? Researching the 'bystander effect' using online technologies

T King, I Warren, D Palmer

(2008), pp. 1-23, TASA 2008 : Re-imagining sociology : the annual conference of The Australian Sociological Association, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Second Life and the role of educators as regulators

I Warren, D Palmer, T King, S Segrave

(2008), pp. 1079-1089, ASCILITE 2008 - The Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education, E1

conference

Managing shark fishermen in southern Australia: A critique

P Dwyer, T King, M Minnegal

(2008), Vol. 32, pp. 263-273, Marine Policy, C1-1

journal
2007

Bad habits and prosthetic performances: Negotiation of individuality and embodiment of social status in Australian shark fishing

T King

(2007), Vol. 63, pp. 537-560, Journal of Anthropological Research, C1

journal
2005

Crisis of meanings: Divergent experiences and perceptions of the marine environment in Victoria, Australia

T King

(2005), Vol. 16, pp. 350-365, Australian Journal of Anthropology, C1-1

journal
2003

Deep identity, shallow time : sustaining a future in Victorian fishing communities

M Minnegul, T King, R Just, P Dwyer

(2003), Vol. 14, pp. 53-71, Australian journal of anthropology, Sydney, N.S.W., C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Public Perception of, and response to, desalination in Australia

Dr Tanya King

DEWHA - National Centre of Excellence in Desalination - Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts

  • 2013: $11,000
  • 2012: $9,293
  • 2011: $128,000

Understanding public perceptions of desalination in Victoria

Dr Tanya King, Mrs Jilleen Donaldson

DEWHA - National Centre of Excellence in Desalination - Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts

  • 2011: $9,500

Staying healthy: Industry organisations' influence on behaviours and services used by fishers

Dr Tanya King

FRDC Grant - Research - Fisheries Research & Development Corporation

  • 2014: $28,751
  • 2013: $48,656
  • 2012: $20,400

Developing industry human capital through health, wellbeing, safety and resilience

Dr Tanya King, Prof Susan Brumby

FRDC Grant - Research - Fisheries Research & Development Corporation

  • 2018: $46,390
  • 2017: $41,780
  • 2016: $42,780

Social Matters - Social science and the Australian seafood industry: Our past, our future.

Dr Tanya King

FRDC Grant - Research - Fisheries Research & Development Corporation

  • 2018: $7,003

Other Public Sector Funding

Corangamite Catchment Management Authority Survey Analysis.

Dr Tanya King

  • 2019: $3,000

Industry and Other Funding

Investigating community attitudes to direct and indirect potable reuse.

Dr Tanya King

  • 2019: $5,000

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2018

Jenny Norris-Green

Thesis entitled: South Australian Quakers and Unitarians: A Comparative Study in Modernity

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

2015

Benjamin Russell Hall

Thesis entitled: The rise of the anglican orthodox church in solomon islands

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

2012

Marina Gold

Thesis entitled: Perpetual Revolution: People and State in Socialist Cuba

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences