Projects per year
Dr Caroline Fisher is an Associate Professor of Communication and Discipline Lead of journalism at the University of Canberra. She is Deputy Director of the News and Media Research Centre and co-leader of the annual Digital News Report: Australia.
Prior to academia Caroline Fisher was a reporter, presenter and producer for ABC News and Radio National, and spent three years as a ministerial media adviser to Anna Bligh in the Queensland government. Caroline is a recognised commentator on journalism, media and politics. She completed her PhD in 2014 which examined the career transition between journalism and parliamentary media advising.
Areas of Teaching
Dr Fisher teaches journalism and political communication. Units currently taught by Dr Fisher are:
- Street Stories - 11086
- Advocacy and Influence: Shaping Public opinion 11091
- Trust in news
- News consumption
- Regional journalism
- Political Public Relations
PhD, University of Canberra
Nov 2010 → Nov 2013
Award Date: 7 Mar 2014
Master, Charles Sturt University
Feb 1993 → Jul 1994
Bachelor, University of New South Wales
1989 → 1992
27/06/19 → 31/10/19
20/04/19 → 31/05/19
Fisher, C., Park, S., Howden, S., LEE, J. Y. & Mcguinness, K., 2 Jul 2020, Canberra: News Media Research Centre, University of Canberra. 46 p.
Research output: Book/Report › ReportsOpen AccessFile2 Downloads (Pure)
Park, S., Fisher, C., LEE, J. Y. & Mcguinness, K., 6 May 2020, Canberra: News Media Research Centre, University of Canberra. 36 p.
Research output: Book/Report › ReportsOpen AccessFile56 Downloads (Pure)
Park, S., Fisher, C., LEE, J. Y., Mcguinness, K., Sang, Y., O'Neil, M., Jensen, M., Mccallum, K. & Fuller, G., 16 Jun 2020, Canberra: News Media Research Centre, University of Canberra. 115 p.
Research output: Book/Report › ReportsOpen Access
Park, S., Fisher, C., Flew, T. & Dulleck, U., Jul 2020, In : JMM International Journal on Media Management. p. 1-14 14 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Fisher, C., Flew, T., Park, S., LEE, J. Y. & Dulleck, U., 2020, In : Journalism Practice. p. 1-19 19 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen Access
Caroline Fisher (Speaker)26 Jun 2020
Activity: Talk or presentation › Invited talk
Caroline Fisher (Participant)6 Nov 2019
Activity: Expert Advice and Other › Other
23 Sep 2019
Activity: Expert Advice and Other › Advisory Panel