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The fourth annual Digital News Report: Australia is part of a global survey of digital news consumption in 37 countries by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford.
‘Australian journalists on Twitter’
Mathieu O’Neil and Sora Park (co-Chief investigators). FAD Collaborative Project Development funding with VOSON Lab (ANU).
Political and Public Engagement
'Deficit Discourse and Indigenous Education: mapping the discursive environment, assessing impact, and changing the conversation'
Kerry McCallum (co-Chief Investigator), ARC Discovery Indigenous Project (2015-2017) with the ANU, The University of Queensland, Notre Dame University and Deakin University.
'The prevalence of deficit metrics in Indigenous education and their impact on public discourse, policy and educational practice'
Kerry McCallum, UC Collaborative Indigenous Research Initiative Research Grant Scheme (2016-2018).
Deborah Lupton (co-Chief Investigator), The Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Sciences (2016-2018) with Halmstead University, Lund University, RMIT, Univerity of Helsinki.
Kate Holland, ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (2014-2016).
'Small technology, big data and the business of young people's health: an international investigation of the digitisation of school health and physical education'
Deborah Lupton (co-Chief Investigator), ARC Discovery Project (2015-2017) with Southern Cross University, Monash University and Northern Illinois University.
The digital health generation: the impact of healthy lifestyle technologies on young people's learning identities and health practices
Deborah Lupton (co-Chief Investigator), Wellcome Trust Grant (UK) (2016-2017) with University of Bath, University of Salford, UK.
'Enhancing public organisations' digital literacy to facilitate online engagement'
Sora Park, Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia Australia-Canada joint-action program (2013-2014).
Jerry Watkins (co-Chief Investigator), ARC Linkage Infrastructure Project (2016) with RMIT, Swinburne University, Sydney University and Melbourne University.
Jerry Watkins (co-Chief Investigator), ARC Discovery Project (2013-16) with QUT, ANU.
'Mobile digital communication and health management: An mHealth pilot program at the ACT GP Super Clinic'
Sora Park and Sally Burford, Funding: ACT Strategic Opportunities Program (2014-2015).
David Pearson (co-Chief Investigator), ARC Discovery Project (2013-2015) with ANU, Deakin University.
Kate Holland, Kerry McCallum and R.Warwick Blood. Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education, (2014). $19,537.60.
R. Warwick Blood (Co-Chief Investigator), Kate Holland and Melissa Sweet, with University of Sydney, University of Melbourne. National Health & Medical Research Council, Capacity Building Grant in Public Health (2009-2013). $1,897,375.
'Public and media understandings of A/H1N1 (swine flu) within a risk communication environment'
R.Warwick Blood (First Chief Investigator), with University of Sydney, University of Melbourne. National Health and Medical Research Council (2010). $107,340.
Political and Public Engagement
'Opportunity Spaces - Community Engagement in the Planning, Use and Governance of Shared School Facilities'
Jerry Watkins (co-Chief Investigator), ARC Linkage Project (2012-15) with RMIT, Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (Victoria).
Kerry McCallum (First Chief Investigator) and M. Meadows. Australian Research Council Discovery Grant, (2009-2011). $225,000
The third annual Digital News Report: Australia is part of a global survey by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford.
'Shaping the national outlook: International news in the Australian press, 1900-1950'
Peter Putnis (sole Chief Investigator), ARC Discovery Grant, (2010-2012).