- Professor Karen Boyle
- Dr Petya Eckler
- Dr Sallyanne Duncan
- Dr Michael Higgins
- Dr Esperanza Miyake
- Dr Sophie Jones
- Dr Kirsty Alexander
This strand brings together a range of diverse research interests around gendered inequalities as these are articulated in and through contemporary media practices and representations.
Key areas of ongoing research include:
- gender, violence and representation
- body image and eating disorders
- gendered representations of political figures in the UK and US
- representations of race, disability and mental health in relation to gender in popular media, literary and visual cultures
- gender and genre
Strathclyde is the lead academic partner for Gender Equal Media Scotland (GEMS), a collaborative venture with Engender (Scotland’s leading women’s rights organisation) which seeks to influence the media landscape in Scotland through research, knowledge exchange and public engagement.