Dr Maureen Burns

Lecturer

School of Communication and Arts
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
m.burns2@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52478

Overview

Dr Maureen Burns convenes the Communication, Cultural and Media Studies Major and is a Lecturer in Cultural and Media Studies. She has published widely on Public Service Media and is currently co-writing a book on the history of Ausrtalian science popularisation.

Research Interests

  • Public Service Media
  • Australian science popularisation

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Griffith University
  • BA (Hons), University of Technology, Sydney

Publications

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Burns, Maureen (2014). Public service broadcasting. In Stuart Cunningham and Sue Turnbull (Ed.), The Media and Communications in Australia 4th ed. (pp. 327-332) Crows Nest, NSW, Australia: Allen & Unwin.

  • Burns, Maureen and Brugger, Niels (2012). Introduction: histories of public service broadcasters on the web: thematic concerns. In Maureen Burns and Niels Brugger (Ed.), Histories of public service broadcasters on the web (pp. xvii-xxv) New York, United States: Peter Lang Publishing.

  • Burns, Maureen (2012). Protecting the brand: A history of ABC online news-'as'-commodity. In Maureen Burns and Niels Brugger (Ed.), Histories of public service broadcasters on the web (pp. 49-61) New York, United States: Peter Lang Publishing.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision