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Dr Tanya Zivkovic

Telephone +61 8 8313 4819
Position Senior Research Fellow
Fax +61 8 8313 4388
Building Napier Building
Floor/Room 1 15
Campus North Terrace
Org Unit Gender Studies and Social Analysis

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Awards & Achievements

Postdoctoral Research Award (India), Endeavour Awards Program, 2011-2012


Residency Fellowship, Centro Incontri Umani, Ascona, Switzerland, 2011


Postdoctoral Australian Federation of University Women Award, University of Adelaide, 2010


Brenda Nettle Grant, Australian Federation of University Women, SA, 2004


DR Stranks Travelling Fellowship, University of Adelaide, 2003


Research Abroad Scholarship, University of Adelaide, 2003         


Australian Postgraduate Award, Australian Commonwealth Government, 2003-2007




Zivkovic T. Death and Reincarnation in Tibetan Buddhism. Routledge. Accepted 16 August 2012



Journal Papers


Zivkovic T. Returning from the Dead: Contested Continuities in Tibetan Buddhism. Mortality. Accepted 8 June 2012


Zivkovic T. Embodying the Past: Gelongma Palmo and Tibetan Nyungne Rituals. Journal of Ritual Studies. Accepted 7 February 2012


Zivkovic T. Consuming the Lama: Tibetan Buddhism Across Cultures. Body and Society. Accepted 17 December 2011


Warin M, Zivkovic T, Moore V, and Davies M. (2012) Mothers as Smoking Guns: Foetal Overnutrition and the Reproduction of Obesity. Special Issue Fat Embodiment in Feminism and Psychology 22(3): 360-75.


Warin M, Moore V, Zivkovic T and Davies M.  (2011) Telescoping the Origins of Obesity to Women’s Bodies: How Gender Inequalities are Being Squeezed out of Barker’s Hypothesis. Annals of Human Biology, 38(4): 453-60


Zivkovic T, Warin, M, Davies, M and Moore V. (2010) In the Name of the Child: The Gendered Politics of Childhood Obesity. Journal of Sociology. 46(4): 375-392 


Zivkovic T.  (2010) The Biographical Process of a Tibetan Lama. Ethnos. 75(2): 171-189


Zivkovic T. (2010) Tibetan Buddhist Embodiment: The Religious Bodies of a Deceased Lama. Body and Society. 16(2): 119-142


Professional Associations

Australasian Association of Buddhist Studies


Body, Health and Religion Research Group


International Association of Buddhist Studies

Entry last updated: Sunday, 13 Jul 2014

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