Dr Jeffery Adams, MA(Applied), PhD.

Jeff is a qualitative researcher and evaluator. His particular research interest is in sexuality, gender and health, as well as alcohol, gambling and recreation/leisure. Recent projects have included condom use by gay men, gay men’s health, and the mental health promotion and service needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and intersex people. His evaluation work includes teaching evaluation methods and supporting the development of evaluation practices in community-based health and social service organisations.

Email: j.b.adams@massey.ac.nz

Selected Journal Articles

Treharne, G.J., & Adams, J. (2017). Critical perspectives on research into sexualities and health in Aotearoa/New Zealand: Thinking outside the boxes. Psychology of Sexualities Review, 8(1), 53-70.

Adams, J., Neville, S., Parker, K., & Huckle, T. (2017). Influencing condom use by gay and bisexual men for anal sex through social marketing: A program evaluation of Get it On! Social Marketing Quarterly, 23(1), 3-17doi: 10.1177/1524500416654897. A387

Neville, S., Adams, J., Jackson, D., & Morley, C. (2016). The condom imperative in anal sex – one size may not fit all: A qualitative descriptive study of men who have sex with men (MSM).Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25(23-24), 3589-3596. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13507. A395

Neville, S., Russell, J., Adams, J., & Jackson, D. (2016). Living in your own home and being socially connected at 95 years and beyond: A qualitative study. Contemporary Nurse, 52(2-3), 258-268. doi: 10.1080/10376178.2016.1205457. A386

Neville, S., & Adams, J. (2016). Views about HIV/STI and health promotion among gay and bisexual Chinese and South Asian men living in Auckland, New Zealand. International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being, 11(30764), doi.org/10.3402/qhw.v3411.30764. A379

Neville, S., Napier, S., Adams, J., Wham, C., & Jackson, D. (2016). An integrative review of the factors related to building age-friendly rural communities. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25(17-18), 2402-2412. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13299. A380

Neville, S., Adams, J., & Cook, C. (2016). Using internet-based approaches to collect qualitative data from vulnerable groups: Reflections from the field. Contemporary Nurse52(6), 657-668. doi: 10.1080/10376178.10372015.11095056. A368

Neville, S., Kushner, B., & Adams, J. (2015). Coming out narratives of older gay men living in New Zealand. Australasian Journal of Ageing, 34(S2), 29-33. doi: 10.1111/ajag.12277. A369

Ludlam, A., Saxton, P., Dickson, N., & Adams, J. (2015). Respondent-driven sampling may not effectively recruit gay and bisexual men in all settings: Experience from a New Zealand pilot study. BMC Research Notes, 8(549), doi:10.1186/s13104-13015-11449-13105. A367

Neville, S., Adams, J., Bellamy, G., Boyd, M. & George, N. (2015). Perceptions toward lesbian, gay and bisexual people in residential care facilities: A qualitative study. International Journal of Older People Nursing, 10(1), 73-81. doi 10.1111/opn.12058. A342

selected books and book chapters

Adams, J. & Dickinson, P. (2011). Evaluation. In Swayne, L. E. & Dodds, M. (Eds.), Encyclopedia of sports management and marketing, (pp. 477-479). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Adams, J. & Greenaway, S. (2011) Qualitative research. In Swayne, L. E. & Dodds, M. (Eds.), Encyclopedia of sports management and marketing, (pp. 1241-1242). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.