What is Good Supervision?

For the past few weeks I’ve been attending a series of seminars on research supervision, conducted by Geoff Hill, with staff from across the different faculties. Just this Monday we were looking at each others’ definition of what is good supervision? For many of my colleagues, it was about being systematic, offering guidance and providing…

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Migrating from Joomla to WordPress

When I decided to set up a web presence, a web site was my first port of call. I decided on Joomla as a content management system mostly because I thought it looked fairly logical. Or rather, similar in logic to how websites used to be design in terms of its terminology. And it is….

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Projects I Supervise

I’m currently co-supervisor on a few projects. One of which is based on the transformative potential of digital storytelling and another on community media in the developing world. My students have successfully completed projects on topics as diverse as new media in retirement villages in Australia and the notion of place in master planned communities…

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Hello

I call this blog Academia from a Scooter because most days that’s how I get to the campus where I work. The view from my modest little scooter is quite interesting. One I never thought I’d gain from the cosy interior of my Australian petrol monster a few years ago. I am an academic, which…

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Research Publications

The following list is of my research publications, which I update (last update: 27 July 2017). Wherever possible, I have included copies in PDF format. Some, however, are either book chapters or works-in-progress where digital copies are not available or not permissible for download online. If you’d like a copy, please contact me via email…

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