Ms Jasmin Sorrentino

Ms Jasmin Sorrentino
 Position PhD - Master of Psychology O&HF Candidate
 Org Unit Psychology
 Location Floor/Room 2 58b ,  Hughes ,   North Terrace
  • Biography/ Background

    Jasmin Sorrentino is currently completing her second year of the combined PhD/Master of Psychology (Organisational and Human Factors) program, under the supervision of Professor Martha Augoustinos and Associate Professor Amanda Lecouteur.

    Jasmin’s research and practical interests are situated in the area of social and organisational psychology, and predominantly include matters pertaining to gender and leadership. Her current research seeks to explore the ways in which female leaders discursively manage their gender identity, and more specifically, what may be at stake for women who do make gender a salient membership category.

    Jasmin currently holds registration as a provisional psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia.

  • Qualifications

    2010-2012   Bachelor of Psychological Science

    2013-2014   Honours Degree of Bachelor of Psychology with First Class Honours

    2015-2019   Doctor of Philosophy/ Master of Psychology (Organisational and Human Factors) 

  • Awards & Achievements

    2011   The Rob Barrett Memorial Prize (School of Psychiatry)
    Awarded in recognition of outstanding academic achievement in the Emotion, Culture and Medicine Course at the University of Adelaide

    2012   Golden Key International Honour Society
    The Golden Key is a global collegiate honour society that recognises the top 15% of University students, based solely on their academic achievement  

    2015   Australian Postgraduate Award (Department of Industry, Australian Government)
    Awarded to students in recognition of exceptional research potential when undertaking higher degree research in Australia

    2015   Faculty of Health Sciences Executive Dean Prize
    Awarded in recognition of an outstanding poster presentation at the Faculty of Health Sciences Postgraduate Research Conference.

    2015   Publication Incentive Award (School of Psychology)
    Awarded in recognition of having published an article in a peer-reviewed journal based substantially on original research conducted as part of the Honours Program in the School of Psychology

  • Publications

    Sorrentino, J., & Augoustinos, M. (2016). "I don't view myself as a woman politician, I view myself as a politician who's a woman": The discursive management of gender identity in political leadership. The British Journal of Social Psychology, doi: 10.1111/bjso.12138.

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Entry last updated: Thursday, 9 Aug 2018

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