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Professor Brian McNair

Creative Industries Faculty,
School of Communication

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Name
Professor Brian McNair
Position(s)
Research Leader (Media)
Creative Industries Faculty,
School of Communication
Professor
Creative Industries Faculty,
School of Communication
Discipline *
Journalism and Professional Writing
Phone
+61 7 3138 0147
Email
Location
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Qualifications

PhD Sociology (University of Glasgow)

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Brian started as Professor of Journalism, Media & Communication within the Creative Industries Faculty in September 2010. His previous institutions include Strathclyde, Stirling and Ulster. He studied at the University of Glasgow. His research and teaching interests include journalism, political communication and mediated sexuality.

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Teaching

At QUT Brian teaches Political Communication, journalism studies, research methods and mediated sexuality at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

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Experience

Brian is a regular media commentator across print, online and broadcast platforms. He has written more than 400 commentary articles for publications including the Guardian, The Conversation, The Age,The Herald and Scotland on Sunday. He appears regularly as an expert commentator on the ABC, Sky News, BBC and other outlets.

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Publications

For publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.