Associate Professor Elizabeth Stephens

Associate Professor

School of Communication and Arts
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
+61 7 336 57183


Elizabeth Stephens is an an Australian Research Council Future Fellow in the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, and Associate Professor of Cultural Studies in the School of Communication and Arts. She is author of three monographs: A Critical Genealogy of Normality (University of Chicago Press, 2017), co-authored with Peter Cryle; Anatomy as Spectacle: Public Exhibitions of the Body from 1700 to the Present (Liverpool University Press, 2011), and Queer Writing: Homoeroticism in Jean Genet's Fiction (Palgrave 2009). Her Future Fellowship examines practices of experimentation as a site of collaboration between the arts and sciences.

Research Interests

  • Collaboration between the arts and sciences
  • History of science, technology and medicine
  • Gender and sexuality studies
  • Science and technology studies


  • Bachelors of Arts, Curtin University
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies, Macquarie University


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • (2015) Doctor Philosophy

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Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision