Dr Colleen Murrell currently supervises the following higher degree by research students:

Principal supervisor for PhD candidate Prabavathy Bangaroo, ‘Australian Newspaper coverage of the Afghanistan War: A Comparative Content Analysis.‘

Principal supervisor for PhD candidate Nicole Gooch, ‘Politics of climate change, financialisation and conservation of forests in the Pacific Islands.’

Associate supervisor for PhD candidate Britta Jorgensen, ‘Australia’s emerging independent podcast producers: A practice-led approach to researching radio at the intersection of narrative journalism and cultural entrepreneurship.’

Principal supervisor of Master’s unit thesis candidate Paul Ionescu: ‘The Gonzo era 40 years on: telling it like it is.’

Supervised HDR students to completion:

PhD: Han Leong Chang, ‘Mainstream newspapers in Malaysia: Impact of the online alternative media.’ (Awarded, Monash University, January 2018)

Master’s Degree: Charitha Alwis Dissanayake, ‘Tuning the migrant voices: A study of Sinhala language ethnic radio programs in Melbourne. (Awarded, Deakin University, 2014)