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  • I am a final year PhD candidate in the School of Social Sciences at the University of Western Australia. My research is focused on examining community perspectives concerning Australian news discourses surrounding people seeking asylum in Australia...More

EXPERIENCE

  • Asylum Seeker Resource Centre
    • Campaign Content Writer
    • September 2017 to Present

    Duties: Researching & drafting ASRC publications/campaigns for the web & social media; event & volunteer management for campaign launch events; managing enquiries from campaign participants & volunteers

  • The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
    • Research Grants Officer
    • September 2017 to Present

    Duties: Administrative duties concerned with the management of grants awarded to PMCC researchers: deliverable follow-ups & documentation; accurate record-keeping; compliance checking grant applications for National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funding opportunities; provision of advice to applicants concerning grant submission processes & criteria; liaising with various stakeholders (i.e. researchers, funding bodies & partner organisations) involved with grants awarded to PMCC; assistance with the administration of contracts & variations.

  • The University of Western Australia
    • Tutor “ANTH1001: Being Human, Culture, Identity & Society”
    • February 2017 to July 2017

    Duties: Presenting information on sociological theory/approaches & issues relating to culture & humanity; facilitating tutorial discussions; assessing written assignments/exams; providing advice & support to students.

  • The University of Western Australia
    • Tutor “ENSC1001: Global Challenges in Engineering”
    • July 2014 to November 2016

    Duties: Presenting information on humanitarian issues impacting engineering projects focused on community development; facilitating tutorial discussions; assessing written assignments/exams; providing advice & support to students.

  • The University of Western Australia
    • School of Social Sciences
    • PhD Candidate
    • June 2014 to Present

  • Metropolitan Migrant Resource Centre
    • Project Officer - Multicultural Youth Advocacy Network
    • May 2013 to June 2014

    Duties: Coordination & administration of an inter-agency network of service providers working with refugee & migrant youth; engagement with various media organisations to promote migration services for youth; national policy paper development & submission; organisation & delivery of interagency training & forums; campaign writing & coordination; researching, writing & publishing reports, web content, fact sheets & media releases.

  • The University of New South Wales
    • Grants Officer
    • January 2012 to January 2013

    Duties: Administrative duties concerned with the management of grants awarded to UNSW researchers: deliverable follow-ups & documentation; accurate record-keeping; compliance checking grant applications for Australian Research Council (ARC) funding opportunities; provision of advice to applicants concerning grant submission processes & criteria; liaising with various stakeholders (i.e. researchers, funding bodies & partner organisations) involved with grants awarded to UNSW; assistance with the administration of contracts & variations.

  • The University of Western Australia
    • Research Assistant
    • July 2011 to January 2012

    Assistance with the data collection & management of two research projects: recruiting participants; preparing & administering informed consent forms; conducting interviews & surveys; transcribing interview data.

EDUCATION

  • The University of Western Australia
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Sociology
    • June 2014 to Present

    Topic: Community discourses concerning news representations of people seeking asylum in Australia Supervisors: A/Prof. Farida Fozdar & A/Prof. Rob Cover

  • The University of Sydney
    • Master of Education
    • February 2012 to August 2013

  • Edith Cowan University
    • B.A. Psychology & Criminology (double major)
    • February 2005 to November 2007

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