July 2011: IAMCR Istanbul Info
May 2011: First International Conference 'Femininity & Masculinity' 16 - 18 May Warsaw, Poland. Info
Research grant: Along with Kate Themen, we were awarded a small research grant. The aim of the project is to conduct a case study concerning club ownership, fan experience and fan protest at two Northwest clubs.
March 2011: Gender and IT Umea, Sweden. Info
July 2010: IAMCR Braga Info
Sept 2009: I'm now busy working away on a small project exploring the relationship between femininity and football. The study is focused on how gender identities are constructed and maintained in football forums. My abstract was accepted to present at a conference in Berlin in Jan 2010. More information on the conference and the abstract here
May 2009: I am conducting a visual analysis research project on touristic images and representations, with Emma-Reetta Koivunen, for a conference paper in Shetland May 7-10 2009.
Gender and IT
CAL Brighton March 23-25 2009 > poster presentation
'Taking Shetland out of the Box' May 7-10 2009
Research experience on other projects:
2003 – 2004: Research assistant on project "Teenagers and the Media: A Media Analysis of Sexual Content on Television", Dr. Carol MacKeogh funded by Crisis Pregnancy Agency (CPA). Dublin City University. Report
2004: Research assistant on project "Conflict and Leadership: Analysis of Northern Ireland Election 2003", Dr. Janice Barrett. Dublin City University.