Faculty of Health, Arts and Design

Department of Social Sciences

Department staff

Head of department

Name Position Contact Location
Professor Ruth Abbey Chair 400B Hawthorn Rd

Academic staff

Name Position Contact Location
Professor Ruth Abbey Chair
400B Hawthorn Rd
Dr Christine Agius Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations
400B213
Dr Damon Alexander Lecturer in Politics and Public Policy
400B205
Dr Aisling Bailey Lecturer, Sociology
AS303
Dr Glenda Ballantyne Deputy Chair, Department of Social Sciences; Senior Lecturer, Sociology
400B215
Dr Simone Battiston Cassamarca Senior Lecturer of Italian Studies and History
AS313
Dr Shenshen Cai Senior Lecturer in Chinese Studies
AS 305
Dr Sal Clark Lecturer
Associate Professor Kay Cook Australian Research Council Future Fellow
Dr Barbara Cosson Research Fellow
Associate Professor Deborah Dempsey Associate Professor, Sociology
400B217
Dr Michael Dix Lecturer
400B219
Associate Professor Arran Gare Associate Professor
400B221
Associate Professor Paula Geldens Associate Professor, Sociology
400B218
Dr Paul Healy Senior Lecturer, Philosophy
400B222
Dr Rob Hoffman Lecturer
400B2
Dr Karen Hughes Associate Professor, Indigenous Studies & History
400B108
Dr Julie Kimber Senior Lecturer in History and Politics
400B214
Andrew Kirkpatrick Academic Tutor
Professor Michael Leach Professor of Politics and International Relations
400B216
Dr Caitlin Mahar Lecturer
AS417
Professor Jenny Martin Professor of Social Work
Associate Professor James Martin Criminology Discipline Convener
Professor Bruno Mascitelli Professor in International Studies
AS 311
Dr Craig McIntosh Lecturer - Sociology
400B203
Dr Glenn McLaren Lecturer and Course Convenor
400B219
Tokuya Mizuno Lecturer, Japanese
BA1218
Dr Kaya Oriyama Lecturer, Japanese
AS302
Dr Andrew Peters Senior Lecturer, Indigenous Studies and Tourism
400B 108
Dr Peter Robinson Senior Research Fellow
AS 428
Dr Paul Rodan Adjunct Professor
EW 110
Kerry Ryan Lecturer, Politics and History
400B205
Dr Sabina Sestigiani Lecturer in Languages (Italian)
AS305
Dr Hadi Sohrabi Lecturer in Sociology
AS 303
Associate Professor Lorenzo Veracini Associate Professor
400B204
Dr Kythera Watson-Bonnice Lecturer in Sociology