Dr Kate Power

Lecturer in Management

School of Business
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law
+61 7 334 69989


Kate Power is an applied linguist, whose research and teaching focus on how meaning is made, identities and relationships constructed, and power wielded in diverse academic, organizational, and social contexts. Drawing on various discourse analytic methods, she routinely works across disciplines to address issues in which language use is a key component. Her current research addresses economic, religious, and academic discourses, with particular sensitivity to gender and sexuality.

Research Interests

  • Media & academic discourse
  • Performing arts
  • Religion / spirituality / nonreligion
  • Scholarship of Teaching & Learning
  • Gender / sexuality
  • Sustainability


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Lancaster University


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