Reflections on Supervision; problematising the 'gay' researcher's identity
Fenton, David R. (2007) Reflections on Supervision; problematising the 'gay' researcher's identity. Australasian Journal of Resaerch Supervision, 1(1), pp. 22-29.
This paper is about potential problems supervisors may encounter with Higher Research Degree students whose qualitative research implicates their sexual identity construction. Specifically, I reflect upon my own experience as a research student but also draw upon my experience as a supervisor. As such, the paper suggests that supervisors with students who identify as 'gay' are encouraged to assist them in problematising their 'identity politics' in consideration of its complicity with hetero-normativity.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
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|Keywords:||postgraduate supervision, sexual idenity|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > CULTURAL STUDIES (200200) > Culture Gender Sexuality (200205)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 Academic Global Publications|
|Deposited On:||11 Mar 2008 00:00|
|Last Modified:||15 Jan 2009 08:10|
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