Donna Chung is Professor of Social Work and Social Policy at Curtin University. Donna has been involved in social work education and social research for over 15 years undertaking various teaching, research and management roles within higher education. Donna previously held the positions of ‘Winthrop Professor of Social Work and Social Policy’ at the University of Western Australia, Associate Professor of Social Work and the Director of the Centre for the Study of Safety and Wellbeing at the University of Warwick and Senior Lecturer at the University of South Australia. Her research interests are primarily the areas of male violence against women, homelessness, gender and sexuality and social policy. Donna has worked on various research projects in these areas and provides advice and consultancy to governments on policies and programs in these areas.
Donna is a member of a number of organisations and committees working to end violence against women.