Profile image for Belinda Barnet

Dr Belinda Barnet

Senior Lecturer - Media and Communications
PhD, UNSW, Australia

Biography

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

Her current projects include examining the role of automation in speech rehabilitation in order to improve the use of Cochlear Implants in deaf children, and investigating Shadow Data. She is working on an ARC grant to develop an app to help recently implanted children learn to talk.

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; Wireless Communication; media; cochlear implants; Data Visualisation; hypertext; Digital Media, Film and Television; Communication, Journalism and Media Studies; philosophy of technology

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Principal Supervisor.

Honours

Available to supervise honours students.

Fields of Research

  • Film, Television And Digital Media - 190200
  • Communication And Media Studies - 200100

Teaching areas

Communication, Journalism and Media Studies

Awards

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

Further information

  • https://scholar.google.com.au/citations?user=M3uec
  • http://theconversation.com/profiles/belinda-barnet-219971/news

Publications

Also published as: Barnet, Belinda; Barnet, B.
This publication listing is provided by Swinburne Research Bank. If you are the owner of this profile, contact us to update.

There are no grants to display.

Recent media