Personal details

Dr Kim Osman
Senior Research Associate
Faculty of CI, Education & Social Justice,
School of Communication
Discipline *
Communication and Media Studies
+61 7 3138 0800
View location details (QUT staff and student access only)
Identifiers and profiles
ORCID iD Twitter

PhD (Queensland University of Technology), Bachelor of Creative Industries (Hons) (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships
and associations

Association of Internet Researchers

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


Kim is a Senior Research Associate with the Digital Media Research Centre at the Queensland University of Technology. She explores the complex relationship between digital and social inclusion focusing on the role of social infrastructure and informal education in improving digital literacies and wellbeing. Kim is currently researching how low-income families access and use technology for education and parenting as part of their everyday lives. Kim’s background is in communications and policy for the voluntary sector in the UK and Australia and she has run several campaigns for engaging young people with volunteering and community service.



This information has been contributed by Dr Kim Osman.


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