- International news gathering
- Conflict reporting and terrorism coverage
- Social media and analytics
- Transnational television
Competitive International Fellowships
2015-16 Visiting research fellow London School of Economics and Political Science. http://www.lse.ac.uk/media@lse/WhosWho/PreviousVisitingStaff.aspx
2011 Visiting academic research fellow Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford.
2007 Erasmus Mundus Visiting Journalism Scholar based at City University in London.
Research grants and prizes
2012/3 JERAA Journalism research grant for project on international broadcasting ($6,000)
2010 Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to Research: Early Career Researcher ($5,000)
2007 Erasmus Mundus Visiting Journalism Scholar based at City University in London (13,000 Euros).
2006 Co-recipient Deakin University STALG for teaching and research into podcasting in the university setting ($30,000).