Doctor Shiva Chandra

Doctor Shiva Chandra

Research Officer,
Young and Resilient Research Centre

Research Officer,
Young and Resilient Research Centre


Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Young and Resilient Research Centre
  • Young and Resilient Research Centre


Mobile: 0403453117
Location: Parramatta

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Journal Articles

  • Chandra, S. (2022), '[In Press] The persistence and endurance of blood family', Sexualities, .
  • Chandra, S. and Hanckel, B. (2022), '[In Press] 'I wouldn't want my family to cop anything' : examining the family of origin and its place in LGBTQIA+ young people's social media practices', Journal of Youth studies, .
  • Chandra, S. (2022), 'A multi-faceted and relational approach to gay men's identities', Sociology, vol 56, no 6 , pp 1070 - 1086.
  • Chandra, S. (2021), 'Why do I need to talk about 'culture'? : realising you are 'Brown' in academia', Journal of Intercultural Studies, vol 42, no 6 , pp 769 - 772.

Other Publications

  • 2022, 'Gender Equity in the Workplace: Intersectional and Gender & Sexuality Diverse Approaches', Report
  • 2022, 'Online Safety Perceptions, Needs, and Expectations of Young People in Southeast Asia: Consultations with Young People in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam', Report
  • 2021, 'Social Media Insights from Sexuality and Gender Diverse Young People During COVID-19', Report
  • 2021, 'Fix My Food: Children's Views on Transforming Food Systems', Report

Previous Projects

Title: Multicultural LGBTQ+ History in Sydney
  • AIDS Council of New South Wales
Western Researchers: Shiva Chandra
Years: 2022-09-01 - 2023-01-16
ID: P00028283

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