Visible Parenting in Australian Workplaces

UNSW HREA Panel E Approval No:  155088.


Researchers from UNSW and UoW are undertaking a study on VISIBLE PARENTING IN AUSTRALIAN WORKPLACES.


We invite you to participate in this studyWe seek to learn more about the decisions parents/guardians make to reveal or hide their parenting responsibilities at work, and the strategies they have for balancing work and family responsibilities.


We are keen to hear perspectives from both men and women.


If you decide to participate, we will ask you to complete the online survey.  To be eligible to complete the survey you must:

•           Live in Australia

•           Be employed, and

•           Have a child aged under 16 years of age.


The survey will take approximately 15 to 20 minutes to complete. The survey link is


If you provide your contact details at the end of the survey you will be placed in a draw to win one of five $50 shopping vouchers. 


This research is funded by a UoW Global Challenges Seed Grant. If you have any questions, please feel free to ask the lead researchers, Dr Danielle Drozdzewski (, or +61 2 9385 8283) or Dr Natascha Klocker (, or +61 2 4298 1331). We will be happy to answer any additional questions.



Dr Danielle Drozdzewski

Senior Lecturer in Human Geography

Honours Coordinator

School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences

UNSW Australia

Kensington, NSW, 2052


Ph: +61 2 9385 8283

Email to:


Twitter: @DanielleDroz