BA, LittB, MPH, PhD, FASSA, DSocSc (honoris causa)
Deborah Lupton is a SHARP Professor in the Centre for Social Research in Health and the Social Policy Research Centre and Leader of the Vitalities Lab. Professor Lupton is also the UNSW Node Leader, Health Focus Area Leader and People Co-Leader of the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Automated Decision-Making and Society. She has a background in sociology and media and cultural studies, and her research combines qualitative and innovative social research methods with sociocultural theory. Deborah is the author/co-author of 19 books and editor/co-editor of nine book collections, as well as over 240 book chapters and articles. She blogs at This Sociological Life.
In addition to the major funded projects listed in the My Grants section, Deborah is currently working on several social research projects exploring Australians' experiences of the COVID-19 crisis.