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Dr Pamela Irwin


Pam Irwin graduated with a DPhil(PhD) in Sociology from the University of Oxford in 2015. Her doctoral thesis explored the person and environment related contributors to the development of resilience in two cohorts of older women living on their own in a small community in rural Australia. While her thesis focused on older women, she has also contributed to published research on older men, and continues to be interested in issues around resilience, ageing, gender, and rurality.