Deputy Director of the Institute for the Study of Social Change and Senior Lecturer in Sociology, University of Tasmania
Meredith Nash is Deputy Director of the Institute for the Study of Social Change and Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Tasmania. Her research focuses broadly on gender equity in four key areas including leadership/organisational culture, parenting/reproduction, sport, and media. She is the author of Making 'Postmodern' Mothers: Pregnant Embodiment, Baby Bumps and Body Image (2012), editor of Reframing Reproduction: Conceiving Gendered Experiences (2014), and co-editor of Reading Lena Dunham's Girls: Feminism, Postfeminism, Authenticity and Gendered Performance (2017).
Its hard for women to succeed in science. Our research shows its even harder for women of colour. We interviewed women of colour working in scientific and technical organisations across Australia about their...