Mair Underwood is an anthropologist in the School of Social Science who specialises in bodies. In particular she explores how body modifications (such as tattoo or bodybuilding) are used to create, reflect and disrupt social boundaries such as those of gender and class.
Mair Underwood coordinates two courses:
SOSC2190 Human Bodies, Culture and Society
SOCY1060 Gender, Sexuality and Society: An Introduction
Underwood, Mair (2005). Younger people researching older people. In: 38th National Conference of the Australian Association of Gerontology Abstracts. AAG Conference 2005: 38th National Conference of the Australian Association of Gerontology, Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia, (A23-A24). 9-11 November 2005. doi:10.1111/j.1741-6612.2005.00130.x