Mark Davis

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students

1987 …2021
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Personal profile

Biography

In 2005, Mark completed his PhD in sociology at the Institute of Education, University of London (now part of University College London). Before then, he worked in Australia on HIV education, policy and research and, in the UK, on public health research at Royal Free and UCL Medical School; Imperial College Medical School, and; Institute of Health Sciences, City University, London. Directly before coming to Monash University in 2007, Mark taught in the psychosocial studies programme at the University of East London. He is a member of the international advisory board for the Centre for Narrative Research, University of East London, and Visiting Reader, School of Health and Life Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University.

Research interests

Mark's research has been funded by grants from the ESRC, ARC and NHS. He leads an international ARC Discovery Project and is chief investigator on an ARC Linkage Project, both of which investigate the social response to antimicrobial resistance.

Supervision interests

Mark supervises Honours, Masters and PhD projects in the sociology of identities and lived experience, including: narrative approaches to lived experience, discourse theory, queer theory,  and; psychosocial theory.

In medical sociology and science and technology studies, Mark supervises research on: public health and health promotion, HIV and sexual health, pandemics, social pharmacy, and narrative bioethics.

Mark also supervises research on digital media and health communications.

 

Monash teaching commitment

ATS3717 Health, Culture & Society

APG4681 Social Research Practice

Keywords

  • Health
  • Sociology
  • Narrative
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Social Media
  • Sexualities
  • HIV
  • Sexual Health
  • Health Promotion
  • Media
  • Pandemics
  • Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Science and Technology Studies

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Projects 2011 2021

Research Output 1987 2018

A visual affective analysis of mass media interventions to increase antimicrobial stewardship amongst the public

Langdridge, D., Davis, M. D. M., Gozdzielewska, L., McParland, J., Williams, L., Young, M., Smith, F., MacDonald, J., Price, L. & Flowers, P. 1 Jan 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : British Journal of Health Psychology. p. 1-22 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

One Health antimicrobial resistance approaches: the next steps

Laidlaw, R., Smith, F., Park, J., King, C., Dickson, A., Davis, M. D. M., Gozdzielewska, L., Ness, V., McAloney-Kocaman, K., Young, M., Price, L., Currie, K. & Flowers, P. 2018 52 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportOther

Pet owner and vet interactions: exploring the drivers of AMR

Smith, M., King, C., Davis, M. D. M., Dickson, A., Park, J., Smith, F., Currie, K. & Flowers, P. 2018 In : Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control. 7, 46, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

Sexual identities and sexual health within the Celtic nations: An exploratory study of men who have sex with men recruited through social media

McAloney-Kocaman, K., Lorimer, K., Flowers, P., Davis, M., Knussen, C. & Frankis, J. 2018 Rethinking MSM, Trans* and other Categories in HIV prevention. Perez-Brumer, A., Parker, R. & Aggleton, P. (eds.). 1st ed. Oxon UK: Routledge, p. 231-241 11 p.

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

The effectiveness of interventions to improve the public’s antimicrobial resistance awareness and behaviours associated with prudent use of antimicrobials: a systematic review

Price, L., Gozdzielewska, L., Young, M., Smith, F., MacDonald, J., McParland, J., Williams, L., Langdridge, D., Davis, M. D. M. & Flowers, P. 18 May 2018 In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 73, 6, p. 1464-1478 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Activities 2008 2018

National Prescribing Service Ltd

Davis, M. D. M. (Visiting researcher)
8 Aug 2018

Activity: Visiting an external academic institution

Fleming’s Mr and Mrs X and narrative on the 
discovery and decline of antibiotics


Davis, M. D. M. (Invited speaker)
3 Aug 2018

Activity: Contribution to workshop, seminar, course

Shona Hilton

Davis, M. D. M. (Host)
2018

Activity: ​Hosting an academic or industry visitor

National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship, Doherty Institute

Davis, M. D. M. (Invited speaker)
23 Mar 2018

Activity: Contribution to workshop, seminar, course

Glasgow Caledonian University

Davis, M. D. M. (Visiting academic)
20182020

Activity: Visiting an external academic institution