Mr Tristan Kennedy

GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Tristan has worked at Flinders University since 2012 in the areas of Sociology, Social Work, and Women's Studies. He has particular interest in first year support and learning strategies. He is currently completing his PhD in the sociology of gender in online heavy metal fan spaces.

Bachelor of Arts (Hons), Flinders University
Graduate Diploma of Education, The University of Adelaide
Honours, awards and grants

Sociology of Emotions and Affect PhD Prize (Wollongong, NSW)

Key responsibilities

Indigenous Admissions Coordinator

Research expertise
Communications technologies
Gender Studies
Indigenous identities
Research interests

Sociology of Gender and Sexuality; Technology and Social Media; Indigenous Studies; Sociology of Music and Music Scenes

Teaching interests

Sociology; Education; Indigenous Studies

Topic coordinator
SOAD0000 Introduction to Social Sciences
AUST1301 Issues for Indigenous Students in Higher Education
Topic lecturer
EDUC2420 Teaching Indigenous Australian Students
Expert for media contact
Gender studies
Gender and Sexuality
Music Subcultures
Social Media
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0427 398 713
Media expertise
  • Gender studies
  • Sociology
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Music Subcultures
  • Social Media