Dr Sarah Hunter
|Position||Visiting Research Fellow|
|Mobile||+61 4 3851 6758|
Sarah is a post doctoral research fellow at Flinders University exploring Knowledge Translation and Evidence Based Practice in clinical nursing practice and health care.
She is also a visiting research fellow in the School of Psychology at the University of Adelaide. In this role she is continuing on from her PhD research interest in discursive analyses of men and masculinities.
Her research interests include knowledge translation, evidence based practice, nursing, men's care work men and masculinities, fathering, qualitative and discursive research.
PhD in Psychology, The University of Adelaide
Bachelor of Psychology (Honours), The University of Adelaide
Bachelor of Psychological Science, The University of Adelaide
Awards & Achievements
2009: Prize of Excellence (Discipline of Public Health)
2012: Adelaide Summer Research Scholarship
2014: Faculty of Health Sciences Divisional Scholarship
2014: APS Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Interest Group Award
2015: Margaret Foddy Postgraduate Travel Award
2015: Publication Incentive Award
2015: Society of Australasian Social Psychologists 2015 Conference Best Poster Award
Evidence Based Practice
Men and Masculinities
Fathering and Families
Hunter, S.C., & Riggs, D.W. (2015). Hegemonic masculinities and heteronormativities in contemporary books on fathering and raising boys. Boyhood Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal.
Hunter, S.C. (2014). Heteronormativities and Hegemonic Masculinities in Contemporary Books on Raising Boys. Presentation at The Australian Sociological Association Conference, Adelaide, Australia.
Hunter, S.C., & Riggs, D.W. (2015). What is a "Stay-at-Home Dad?" A Discourse Analysis on how Fathers are Instructed to Care. Poster session presented at The Society of Australasian Social Psychologists Annual Conference, Newcastle, Australia.
Hunter, S.C., Augoustinos, M. & Riggs, D.W. (2016). Stay-at-Home Dads: Constructions and Representations in News Articles. Poster session presented at The 2016 Florey Postgraduate Research Conference, Adelaide, Australia.
Member of Golden Key International Honour Society
Discourse and Social Psychology Discussion Group
Society of Australasian Social Psychologists
Adelaide University Postgraduate Society
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