ARC Postdoctoral Fellow
School of Social Sciences
Faculty of Arts
Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD - email supervisor to discuss availability.
Tanya Zivkovic, PhD, is a social anthropologist whose research explores the body and cultural trajectories of the life course. She holds an Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Research Award in the School of Social Sciences and is examining ageing and end-of-life care in culturally diverse settings.
Year Citation 2019 Warin, M., & Zivkovic, T. (2019). Fatness, Obesity and Disadvantage in the Australian Suburbs: Unpalatable Politics. Switzerland: Palgrave. 2014 Zivkovic, T. (2014). Death and Reincarnation in Tibetan Buddhism: In-Between Bodies (1 ed.). Abingdon, Oxon: Taylor & Francis.
|Date||Project/ No.||Investigators||Funding Body||Amount|
|2021-2017||Investigating the Inclusion of Vulnerable Populations in Advance Care Planning: Developing Complex and Sensitive Public Policy (APP1133407)||Dr Jaklin Eliott, Professor Ian Olver, Professor Gregory Crawford, Dr Teresa Burgess, Associate Professor Terry Dunbar, Associate Professor Bernadette Richards, Dr Tanya Zivkovic, Dr Debbie Faulkner, Ms Michele McKinnon||National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Partnership Project||$379,367|
|2018-2015||Last Rights? Supporting End-of-life Care in a Culturally Diverse Society||Dr Tanya Zivkovic||Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA)||$327,612|
|2014||Barbara Kidman Postdoctoral Fellowship||Dr Tanya Zivkovic||University of Adelaide||$30,000|
|2011||Tibetanising Bacteriology: The Cultural Transformations of Biomedicine||Dr Tanya Zivkovic||Australian Endeavour Postdoctoral Research Award (India)||$25,000|
|2011||In-Between Bodies: The Biographical Process of Tibetanised Lamas||Dr Tanya Zivkovic||Centro Incontri Umani, Ascona, Switzerland||$14,000|
Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)
Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name 2019 Principal Supervisor Advance Care Planning in CaLD Contexts Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Rachael Anne De Haas 2016 Co-Supervisor The Lived Experience of Nursing Home Residents Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Ms Angela Rong Yang Zhang
Past Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)
Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name 2013 - 2016 Co-Supervisor Navigating “madness” and “fatness”: distorted spatiotemporalities in experiences of antipsychotic-induced weight gain Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Ms Tara Lee Bates 2013 - 2016 Co-Supervisor Assemblages of Care: Why Women with Disordered Eating are Ambivalent to Seek Therapeutic Care Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Connie Marguerite Musolino
Connect With Me