Professor of Journalism, University of Wollongong
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Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Journalism, University of Wollongong
  • 2005–2008
    Associate Professor in Journalism, University of Wollongong
  • 2002–2005
    Senior Lecturer in Journalism , Murdoch University
  • 1999–2002
    Lecturer in Journalism, University of Queensland
  • 1994–1999
    Associate Lecturer in Politics, University of Tasmania
  • 1984–1989
    Press Secretary, Premier of Tasmania, Tasmanian Government
  • 1980–1984
    Journalist, Examiner Newspaper, Launceston

Education

  • 1999 
    UTAS, PhD
  • 1990 
    UTAS, MA
  • 1980 
    UTAS, BA

Publications

  • 2013
    Journalism Research and Investigation in a Digital World, SJ Tanner and N. Richardson Eds, OUP.
  • 2012
    Feature Writing: Telling the Story (2nd ed), SJ Tanner, M. Kasinger and N. Richardson, OUP
  • 2009
    Feature Writing: Telling the Story (First Ed), SJ Tanner, M. Kasinger and N. Richardson, OUP
  • 2008
    Media, Politics and Power in Australia, N. Economou and SJ Tanner
  • 2005
    Journalism Ethics at Work, SJ Tanner, G. Phillips, C. Smyth and S Tapsall, Pearson-Longman
  • 2002
    Journalism Investigation and Research, SJ Tanner (ed). Longman-Pearson

Grants and Contracts

  • 2010
    Graduate Qualities and Journalism Curriculum Renewal: Balancing Tertiary Expectations and Industry Needs in a Changing Environment
    Role:
    Project Leader
    Funding Source:
    OLT
  • 2009
    Vulnerability and the News Media: INvestigating print media coverage of groups deemed to be vulnerable in Australian society, and the media's understanding of their status.
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    ARC