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Dr Belinda Barnet

Senior Lecturer
PhD, UNSW, Australia


Dr Belinda Barnet is Senior Lecturer in Media at Swinburne with research interests in digital cultures, social media, data privacy, platform regulation and the history of digital media. She welcomes applications from prospective PhD students working on topics in digital media.

Alongside her research work, Dr Barnet has worked as Service Delivery Manager (Wireless Content Services) for Ericsson Australia. She is the author of "Memory Machines: the Evolution of Hypertext" (Anthem Press UK, 2013).

Research interests

digital media; social media

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Principal Supervisor.


Available to supervise honours students.

Fields of Research

  • Screen And Digital Media - 360500
  • Communication And Media Studies - 470100

Teaching areas

Communication, Journalism and Media Studies


  • 1997, National, The John Howard Clark Prize, University of Adelaide

Further information



Also published as: Barnet, Belinda; Barnet, B.
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Recent research grants awarded

  • 2009: Future broadband services S2020 -02 *; Smart Services CRC

* Chief Investigator

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