About the author:

I study contemporary predicaments of work and care and their gender, generational and health consequences. I look at time as a social determinant of health.

What I want to achieve:

I want to make visible and promote the viewpoints and efforts of families, by gender and generation.

My previous positions:

Deputy Director, Research School of Population Health, 2 January 2017 – 22 March 2018.

Head and Associate Professor, Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute, The Australian National University, 16 January 2014- 1 January 2015.

Awards & accomplishments:

Visiting Fellow Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, sponsored by Professor Ichiro Kawachi. 2019.

Nominee for the Rosabeth Moss Kanter Award for Excellence in Work–Family Research. Top 5/2500 articles for 2017-2018.

Marie Skłodowska-Curie International Fellowship Seal of Excellence. 2017.

ANU Vice Chancellors Impact Award for Reach and Influence. 2017.

Highly commended ANU Media and Outreach awards: Most Impressive Media Performance; Improving the Quality of Public Debate categories. 2017.

Nominee for the Rosabeth Moss Kanter Award for Excellence in Work–Family Research. Top 15/2500 articles for 2016-2017.

Invited international fellowship November –December 2014 WZB Berlin Social Science Center (Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung). Funded, 2014.

ARC Future Fellowship 2011-2015. 2011.

ANU 2010 Top Supervisor Award. 2010.

Selected for a development program for outstanding ANU mid-career researcher ‘Creative thinking: Innovative practice’. 2010.

Nominee for the Rosabeth Moss Kanter Award for Excellence in Work–Family Research. Top 20/2000 papers for 2006. 2007.

Contributed (with Professor Gabriele Bammer) to the ANU program which led to the university being awarded the Category 9 Award ‘Best Health and Safety Month Initiative’ in the ACT Occupational Health and Safety Excellence Awards 2003. 2003.

Research Articles