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Researcher: Verdouw, JJ (Dr Julia Verdouw)

Fields of Research

Urban sociology and community studies
Sociology
Social policy
Applied sociology, program evaluation and social impact assessment
Urban policy
Public policy
Sociology of the life course
Policy and administration
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health policy
Environmental sociology
Financial economics
Housing markets, development and management
Urban geography
Health and community services

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in human society
Public services policy advice and analysis
Government and politics
Structure, delivery and resourcing
Pacific Peoples community services
Social class and inequalities
Political systems
Law reform
Community services
Disability and functional capacity
Health related to ageing
Ageing and older people
Preference, behaviour and welfare
Homelessness and housing services
Urban planning
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community services
Health inequalities
Health policy evaluation

Career Best Publications

Affordable Housing Strategy Tasmania 2015-2025: Statement of Key Issues and Solutions
Awarded University Medal
Housing First programs in congregate-site facilities: can one size fit all?; Housing Studies
Pathways to state property tax reform, AHURI Final Report No. 291; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
Progressing tenancy management reform on remote Indigenous communities; AHURI Final Report
Social network analysis in the suburban context: intersections of stigma, social capital and community engagement
The subject who thinks economically? Comparative money subjectivities in neoliberal context; Journal of Sociology
Understanding the experience of social housing pathways; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute
‘I call it the dark side’: stigma, social capital and social networks in a disadvantaged neighbourhood; Urban Studies

Research Publications

A blueprint for improving housing outcomes in Tasmania
Affordable Housing Strategy Tasmania 2015-2025: Statement of Key Issues and Solutions
Affordable housing strategy, Tasmania 2015-2025
Ageing well in public housing, AHURI Final Report
Awarded University Medal
Background paper for Investigative Panel meeting on new emerging models of tenancy mangement in remote Indigenous communities
Balancing Generations: Challenges for the Volunteers of the Options Generation; Volunteer Tasmania Symposium
Beyond brokerage: social network analysis, social capital and urban research; 2018 Housing Theory Symposium
Confessions of a middle class researcher & neighbour; Problematic Populations: Past, present and future
Downshifting; The Australian Sociological Association National Conference Enduring inequalities
Evaluation of New Homelessness Support Services in Tasmania
Evaluation of New Homelessness Support Services in Tasmania, Report Five: Evaluation of Support Accomodation Facilities
Expectation Gaps: How well are the goals of the NPAH working for tenants of supported accommodation facilities?; Parity
Expectation Gaps: How well are the goals of the NPAH working for tenants of Supported Accomodation Facilities?
For the L/ove of Money; Forge 'Dangerous Stories' National Conference
For the Love of Money: Moral Orientations Towards Money in the Good Life
Generations X and Y: Volunteering Challenges for the Options Generation
Generations X and Y: Volunteering Challenges for the Options Generation
Gradual reform to capital gains, negative gearing and stamp duty will make housing more affordable
Housing First in Tasmania: An evaluation of Single-Site Settings; National Housing Conference
Housing First programs in congregate-site facilities: can one size fit all?; Housing Studies
Housing in Hobart: an overview of the data; Presentation to the City of Hobart Housing Roundtable
Housing regulation and policy: An ageist system?; TASA 2021 Thematic Week
Identifying effective arrangements for tenancy management service delivery to remote Indigenous communities; AHURI Positioning Paper
Money in the Middle; The Australian Sociological Association National Conference Enduring inequalities
Pathways to housing tax reform
Pathways to housing tax reform, AHURI Final Report No. 301; AHURI Final Report
Pathways to housing tax reform: Discussion Paper; AHURI Final Report
Pathways to regional housing recovery from COVID-19; AHURI Final Report
Pathways to regional recovery from COVID-19; AHURI Discussion Paper
Pathways to regional recovery from COVID-19
Pathways to state property tax reform, AHURI Final Report No. 291; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
Progressing tenancy management reform on remote Indigenous communities; AHURI Final Report
Social network analysis in the suburban context: intersections of stigma, social capital and community engagement
Tasmanian Housing Update, Full Report
Tasmanian Housing Update: Housing and Community Research Unit, University of Tasmania
The invisible houses: re-thinking and designing low-cost housing in developing countries; Housing Studies
The subject who thinks economically? Comparative money subjectivities in neoliberal context; Journal of Sociology
The Tasmanian housing market: update 2020-21
The Tasmanian housing market: update 2020-21
The value of a social impact approach: The effectiveness of CatholicCare Tasmania’s social impact approach in practice
The value of a Social Impact Approach: The effectiveness of CatholicCare Tasmania’s Social Impact Approach in practice - Final Report
Therapeutic Touch: Its application for residents in aged care; Australian Nursing Journal
Understanding Specialist Disability Accommodation funding; AHURI Final Report
Understanding the experience of social housing pathways; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute
‘I call it the dark side’: stigma, social capital and social networks in a disadvantaged neighbourhood; Urban Studies

Research Projects

AHURI Postgraduate Scholarship Top-up - Ella Horton; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Community engagement for the 'Hard to reach': Trialling participatory social network mapping in Tasmania; Henry Halloran Trust (HHT)
COVID-19 and housing: consequences for and emerging needs of households; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Experiencing social housing pathways: bridging the policy and practice divide; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Inquiry into pathways to housing tax reform; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Public housing: an effective and appropriate tenure for ageing well?; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Understanding Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) Funding; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Centacare Evolve Housing Social Return on Investment (SROI) Project
The impact of Centacare Evolve Housing community initiatives

Research Candidate Supervision