Associate Professor Yvonne Corcoran-Nantes

Academic Status

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

place Humanities Building (329)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia
Key responsibilities

Associate, Gender Consortium

Research Fellow, Centre for Research and Participatory Development Research, Universitas Padjadjaran, Bandung, Indonesia

Research expertise
Cultural studies
Gender Studies
Political science
Research interests

Her research engages with some of the major issues facing women globally. Specialising in Gender specific research in non-western countries in the field of development and international politics dealing with issues such as employment, agricultural development, popular grass roots politics, terrorism and conflict.

She has undertaken fieldwork research and consultancies in countries such as Brazil, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Indonesia, Timor Leste and more latterly Vietnam undertaking a research project entitled - Vietnamese Women in the Crossfire – women resistance fighters, gender equality and the post conflict experience

Topic coordinator
POLI2027 Feminist Political Theory
WMST3013 Gendering Politics and Policy: Justice, Rights and Representation
INTR9062 Contemporary Issues in Gender and International Development
WMST8003 The Global Woman
INTR2015/ New Security Agenda
WMST2017 Gender, Globalisation and International Development
Supervisory interests
Feminist political theory
Gender and Islam
Gender and international development
Gender and international relations
Post conflict and transitional politics
Higher degree by research supervision
Principal supervisor: Gender and Islam (1), Gender and International Development (1), Transitional politics (1)
Associate supervisor: Global Politics and Governance (1), Psychology of Culture and Health (1), Gender and the law (1)
Principal supervisor: Gender, Politics and Health (3), Gender and the Law (1), Global Politics and Governance (1), Political Philosophy (1), Gender, Work and Globalisation (3), Gender and Islam (1), Gender, Politics and Difference (2), Gender and Politics (3), Gender, Policy and the State (2), Gender and Cultural Studies (4), Gender and International Development (4)
Associate supervisor: Gender and Transitional Politics (1)
Expert for media contact
Gender Studies
Latin America
Gender and Development
Gender and Politics
Available for contact via
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+61 8 82012092
0427 398 713
Media expertise
  • Asia
  • Conflict/Disputes
  • Development
  • Gender Studies
  • Latin America
  • Politics
  • Terrorism
  • Women
  • Gender and Development
  • Gender and Politics

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