Dr Jennifer PowerSenior Research Fellow, Aust Res Ctr Sex Hlth&Soc
Jennifer Power is a Senior Research Fellow and Co-director of Rainbow Health Victoria located at the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society.
Jennifer is a public health sociologist who specialises in sexual health, HIV, and sexuality research. Jennifer recently received funding from the Australian Research Council to study the impact of new technologies on sexual lives and sexual intimacies of Australian adults. She also has ongoing projects exploring quality of life among people living with HIV, LGBTI health and wellbeing, and parenting and reproductive choices among LGBT communities.
Jennifer utilises mixed methods in her research and is experienced in design and implementation of both qualitative and quantitative studies.
Jennifer currently manages the HIV Futures study, a major on-going study of people living with HIV in Australia, and is lead CI on an ARC Discovery project focused on the impact of new technologies on sex and relationships.
Jennifer is course coordinator and lecturer for the online unit HLT1CSS: Contemporary Issues in Sex and Sexuality (running semester 2, 2019)