Gene is a Research Assistant with the Australian Research Centre for Sex, Health and Society.
Their ongoing projects include:
1. 'This is Me' - A national survey that looks at the conditions and experiences of LGBTIQ+ Young Persons in Australia
2. A project by Rainbow Network Victoria under their Health Equality Youth (HEY) initiative that investigates the role of LGBTIQ+ social and support groups in addressing the mental health needs of LGBTIQ+ young people.
-Waling, A., Lim, G., Dhalla, S., Lyons, A., & Bourne, A. (2019). Understanding LGBTI+ Lives in Crisis. Bundoora, VIC & Canberra, ACT: Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, La Trobe University & Lifeline Australia. Monograph 112.
-Lim, G., & Hewitt, B. (2018). Discrimination at the Intersections: Experiences of Community and Belonging in Nonmonosexual
Persons of Color. Journal of Bisexuality, 1.
Gene is also a PhD candidate with the School of Social Sciences at Monash University, their thesis aims to examine the impact of sexual racism in the lived experiences of Asia-Born Gay and Bisexual Men.