2016 prizes for excellence in gender research

The annual Gender Institute prizes for excellence in gender research in 2014 were announced at the Gender Institute 6th anniversary event in May 2017. The Prizes were presented by ANU Vice Chancellor, Brian Schmidt.


Honours thesis:

  • Isabel MudfordThink of the Children: The ‘Safe Schools’ Debate and the Maintenance of the Closet.

 PhD thesis:

  • Siobhan McDonnell, My Land, My Life: Power, Property and Identity in Land Transformations in Vanuatu.

 Article by a Higher Degree Research student:

  • Joyce DasGood laws, bad outcomes: land rights and inheritance practices for Christian women in Bangladesh.


Prizes were not awarded for the Masters thesis category for 2017.




ANU, Gender Institute

Date posted

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Event type

Awards ceremony

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