Alex Wake has been a journalist for 30 years and an academic for 15.
She's worked in print, radio, television and online in Australia, South Africa, Ireland, and the United Arab Emirates. She now teaches full time at RMIT University.
In 2011 she was the Asia Pacific Academic Fellow for the Dart Centre for Journalists and Trauma.
Her PhD was on journalism education by Australians, outside Australia's national borders, and her research is focused on the teaching of journalism skills.
Journalism lecturer, RMIT University, Melbourne
Journalism lecturer, Deakin Univesity
Journalism lecturer, Dubai Women's College, United Arab Emirates
RMIT, Graduate Certificate of Tertiary Teaching and Learning
QUT, Master of Arts (Research)
Media Entertainment and Arts Alliance
Journalism Education and Research Association of Australia