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The News and Media Research Centre (N&MRC) investigates the evolution of media, content and communication and the impact of online and mobile systems.

N&MRC includes eleven academic staff and twelve PhD students. The high quality of communication and media research at University of Canberra was ranked at world standard by the most recent Excellence in Research for Australia evaluation.

Our team leads both critical and applied studies with partners and institutions in Australia and internationally. We welcome enquiries regarding industry research collaborations, and from prospective PhD and Honours students.

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    Photo of Caroline Fisher
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    Kate Holland

    Person: Research Focused



    Local News Consumers

    Park, S., Fisher, C. & LEE, J. Y.


    Project: Research

    Breaking silences: Media and the Child Abuse Royal Commission

    Mccallum, K., Dreher, T., Hess, K., Skogerbø, E., Waller, L. & Deas, M.


    Project: Other

    Research Output

    A longitudinal study on the effects of motivational mobile application uses on online news engagement

    Kim, J. W., Park, S. & Sang, Y., Mar 2020, In : International Journal of Mobile Communications. 18, 3, p. 327-342 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Analysing the Digital News Network in Action: IndigenousX, The Guardian and the Wakul App

    Nolan, D., Waller, L., Lattimore, J., Simons, M. & Mccallum, K., 2020, Questioning Indigenous-Settler Relations: Interdisciplinary Perspectives. Maddison, S. & Nakata, S. (eds.). Singapore: Springer, p. 69-86 18 p. (International-Settler Relations in Australia and the World).

    Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in BookChapter

  • Copyright Alert System

    Sang, Y. & Popiel, P., 2020, The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Mass Media and Society. United Kingdom: SAGE Publications Ltd, p. 394-396

    Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in BookEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary


    Rethinking “Celebrity” from Asia

    Jee Young LEE (Speaker)
    2 Dec 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Selection and survival in cultural production occupations: a longitudinal study of the Australian Census

    Jee Young LEE (Speaker), Scott Brook (Speaker)
    21 Nov 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

    Engaging the Industry in Research

    Saeed Banihashemi (Speaker), Ben Ellway (Speaker), Fanke Peng (Speaker), Yoonmo Sang (Speaker)
    13 Nov 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation