Dr Brodie Fraser. Photo: Tim Onnes
As a young campaigner on social justice and LGBTIQ+ rights, Dr Brodie Fraser has found working as a researcher in the Department of Public Health a perfect mix of their academic and activist interests. A Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Public Health at the University of Otago, Wellington, Fraser works in the He Kāinga Oranga Housing and Health Research Programme.
Their PhD research was the first to look at Takatāpui and LGBTIQ+ people's experiences of homelessness in Aotearoa New Zealand.
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This story is part of the research publication 'He Kitenga 2022: Talented Futures', which presents the different pathways into research that early career researchers follow.