Personal profile

Research Biography

I am currently Lecturer in Women’s and Gender Studies at Flinders University. Prior to this position I taught Gender Studies and Philosophy at The University of Queensland (2016-2019). Although I now reside in Australia, on Kaurna land, I am from South Africa and began my undergraduate studies in Drama and Philosophy at The University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa during the early years of the post-apartheid transition to democracy. My research interests include gender studies, feminist philosophy and politics, post/decolonial theory, contemporary social movements and, more recently, feminist philosophies of technology. My monograph Irigaray and Politics: A Critical Introduction (published by Edinburgh University Press) was published in June 2019.

Completed Supervisions

Associate Supervisions:
  • Education and Gender Studies (1)
  • Philosophy

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Philosophy, University of Queensland

Award Date: 6 Jun 2015

External positions

Honorary Research Fellow, Philosophy, University of Queensland


  • Registered

Research Areas

  • Women's and gender studies

Supervisory Interests

  • Philosophy
  • Feminist theory
  • Gender studies
  • Postcolonial theories


  • B Philosophy (General)
  • Feminist Philosophy
  • Post/Decolonial Philosophy
  • European Social Philosophy


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