Jo Lindsay

Professor

  • 20 Chancellors Walk, Room S419

    3800 Clayton

    Australia

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19962019
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Personal profile

Biography

Professor Jo Lindsay is Associate Dean Enterprise in the Arts Faculty. She is also Professor of Sociology in the  School of Social Sciences (SoSS). 

At Monash Jo is on the executive of Monash Infrastructure.  Nationally, Jo is on the board of the Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences and as past president of The Australian Sociological Association (TASA) she has a long term commitment to the association. Internationally, Jo is on the academic organising committee the International Sociological Association World Congress planned for 2022.

Jo Lindsay specialises in the sociology of families, consumption and the environment. Over-consumption in families and communities is a central theme of her research. Jo researches food and healthy eating in families and the management of alcohol consumption by young people. She is also exploring the social dynamics of water use and is a researcher in the CRC for Water Sensitive Cities

Research interests

Sociology of families and relationships, Sociology of Consumption, Sociology of the environment and sustainability

Monash teaching commitment

Introductory Sociology

Families, Relationships and Society

Global Consumption

Supervision interests

Sociology, Families, Environment and sustainability, Gender and Youth

External positions

Board member, Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS)

1 Jan 201731 Dec 2018

Keywords

  • Consumption
  • Gender
  • Families
  • Water
  • Work and Family
  • Care
  • Environment and Sustainability
  • Sociology

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Selected Projects 2002 2019

Selected Research Output 1996 2018

Changing household water consumption practices after drought in three Australian cities

Lindsay, J. & Supski, S., 1 Aug 2017, In : Geoforum. 84, p. 51-58 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Surnaming children born to lesbian and heterosexual couples: Displaying family legitimacy to diverse audiences

Dempsey, D. & Lindsay, J., 2018, In : Sociology. 52, 5, p. 1017-1034 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Curating identity: Drinking, young women, femininities and social media practices

Lindsay, J. M. & Supski, S. D., 15 Feb 2017, Youth Drinking Cultures in a Digital World: Alcohol, Social Media and Cultures of Intoxication. Lyons, A., McCreanor, T., Goodwin, I. & Moewaka Barnes, H. (eds.). Abingdon Oxon UK: Routledge, p. 49-65 17 p. (Routledge Studies in Public Health).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Responding to the Millennium drought: Comparing domestic water cultures in three Australian cities

Lindsay, J. M., Dean, A. J. & Supski, S. D., 2017, In : Regional Environmental Change. 17, 2, p. 565–577 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

University students’ drinking as a social practice and the challenge for public health

Supski, S., Lindsay, J. & Tanner, C., 2017, In : Critical Public Health. 27, 2, p. 228-237 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

‘There’s something wrong with you’: How young people choose abstinence in a heavy drinking culture

Supski, S. & Lindsay, J., 2017, In : Young. 25, 4, p. 323–338 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

'Just choose the easy option': Students talk about alcohol use and social influence

Hepworth, J., McVittie, C., Schofield, T., Lindsay, J. M., Leontini, R. & Germov, J., 2016, In : Journal of Youth Studies. 19, 2, p. 251 - 268 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Fostering water sensitive citizenship - Community profiles of engagement in water-related issues

Dean, A. J., Lindsay, J., Fielding, K. S. & Smith, L. D. G., 2016, In : Environmental Science and Policy. 55, 1, p. 238 - 247 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prizes

Visiting Research Fellowship

Joanne Maree Lindsay (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Competitive Fellowships

Visiting Scholar Research Fellowship

Joanne Maree Lindsay (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Competitive Fellowships

Selected Activities 1989 2018

Joint Session Organiser

Jo Lindsay (Fellow)
Jul 2018

Activity: External Academic EngagementCommittees and working groups

Elected Board Member - National Leadership

Jo Lindsay (Fellow)
2017 → …

Activity: External Academic EngagementProfessional association or peak discipline body

Member of International Academic Organising Committee

Jo Lindsay (Fellow)
Jul 2017

Activity: External Academic EngagementCommittees and working groups

Humanities and Social Sciences Grants

Jo Lindsay (Fellow)
2015

Activity: External Academic EngagementGrant review responsibilities

Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS) (External organisation)

Jo Lindsay (Member)
20142017

Activity: Industry, Government and Philanthropy Engagement and PartnershipsMembership of an advisory panel/policy group/ board

National Grant Reviews

Jo Lindsay (Fellow)
2014 → …

Activity: External Academic EngagementGrant review responsibilities

Selected Press / Media

Households tap into new water habitats

Joanne Maree Lindsay

11/07/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment