John Germov

Professor, Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)

  • 398 Citations
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19942019
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Professor John Germov is Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) at Charles Sturt University, Australia. He is a past President of the Australasian Council of Deans of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (DASSH, 2013-1015) and a former President of the Australian Sociological Association. John has an international reputation in the social determinants of health and his research spans food consumption and production, public health nutrition policy, workplace change, youth and health behaviour, alcohol consumption and harm minimisation, wine studies, and the history of sociology. He has published 24 books, including: Public Sociology: An Introduction to Australian Society (4th ed. 2019), Second Opinion: An Introduction to Health Sociology (6th ed. 2018), Hunter Wine: A History (2018), and A Sociology of Food and Nutrition: The Social Appetite (4th ed. 2017).

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sociology Social Sciences
edition Social Sciences
food Social Sciences
Students Medicine & Life Sciences
Alcohols Medicine & Life Sciences
nutrition Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
Food Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1994 2019

A history of global production from 1950

Germov, J. & McIntyre, J., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Drink: A Cultural History of Alcohol. Phillips, R. (ed.). London: Bloomsbury Academic

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

Becoming a “successful” drinker and a graduate: A sociological perspective on alcohol consumption by university students

Tanner, C., Lindsay, J., Leontini, R., Supski, S., Hepworth, J., Schofield, T. & Germov, J., 18 Mar 2019, The neuroscience of alcohol: Mechanisms and treatment. Preedy, V. R. (ed.). London, England: Elsevier, p. 3-11 8 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

alcohol consumption
alcohol
graduate
university
student
1 Citation (Scopus)

Efficacy of interventions targeting alcohol, drug and smoking behaviors in university and college students: A review of randomized controlled trials

Plotnikoff, R. C., Costigan, S. A., Kennedy, S. G., Robards, S. L., Germov, J. & Wild, C., 2019, In : Journal of American College Health. 67, 1, p. 68-84 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug Delivery Systems
Randomized Controlled Trials
Smoking
Alcohols
Students

Public sociology: An introduction to Australian society

Germov, J. (ed.) & Poole, M. (ed.), Jan 2019, 4th ed. Crows Nest, NSW: Allen & Unwin. 624 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

edition
sociology
research method
equality
sexuality

Second opinion: An introduction to health sociology

Germov, J. (ed.), 2019, 6th ed. South Melbourne, Victoria: Oxford University Press, USA. 637 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

sociology
health
Teaching
edition
textbook

Press / Media

Newcastle Uni in "change process" following course cuts

John Germov

04/09/19

1 item of Media coverage

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Newcastle Uni in "change process" over undergraduate course cuts

John Germov

04/09/19

1 item of Media coverage

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Newcastle Uni "change process" over undergraduate course cuts

John Germov

04/09/19

1 item of Media coverage

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Shortlists for 2019 NSW Premier’s History Awards announced

John Germov

31/07/19

1 item of Media coverage

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Newcastle University campus course review comes with disappointment

John Germov

24/06/19

1 item of Media coverage

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