Senior Lecturer, University of Newcastle

Dr Amanda Wilson is a senior lecturer at the University of Newcastle. Her areas of interest and expertise include health literacy and media analysis - particularly health news reporting.

Experience

  • 2004–present
    Editor, Media Doctor Australia
  • 2010–present
    Research Academic, University of Newcastle

Education

  • 2010 
    University of Newcastle, PhD - Medicine and Public Health
  • 2005 
    University of Newcastle, MCA - Writing

Research Areas

  • Creative Arts, Media And Communication Curriculum And Pedagogy (130201)
  • Communications And Media Policy (160503)
  • Media Studies (200104)
  • Public Nutrition Intervention (111104)
  • Public Health And Health Services (1117)
  • Public Policy (160510)
  • Medical And Health Sciences (11)
  • Health Promotion (111712)

Honours

Eureka Prize for Critical Thinking 2005 Co-winner with David Henry