Stuart Cunningham

Distinguished Professor, Media and Communication, Queensland University of Technology

Stuart Cunningham AM is Distinguished Professor of Media and Communications, Queensland University of Technology. A fellow of the UK Academy of Social Sciences and the Australian Academy of the Humanities, and a Member of the Order of Australia, his most recent books are Digital Disruption: Cinema Moves Online (with Dina Iordanova, 2012), Key Concepts in Creative Industries (with John Hartley, Jason Potts, Terry Flew, John Banks and Michael Keane, 2013), Hidden Innovation: Policy, Industry and the Creative Sector (2014), Screen Distribution and the New King Kongs of the Online World (with Jon Silver, 2013), The Media and Communications in Australia (with Sue Turnbull) and Media Economics (with Terry Flew and Adam Swift, 2015). Please visit http://staff.qut.edu.au/staff/cunnings/.

Experience

  • 2005–present
    Director , ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation, QUT

Education

  • 1989 
    Griffith University, PhD

Research Areas

  • Communication And Media Studies (2001)
  • Communications And Media Policy (160503)

Honours

Fellow of the UK Academy of Social Sciences and the Australian Academy of the Humanities; Member, Order of Australia,