Adjunct Associate Professor, contract academic, Griffith University

I manage and consult for media and education businesses. Leading the "Transition to Digital" of paper-based educational processes, content and assessment into online learning management systems such as Blackboard, Moodle and Janison. I also work as a trainer and mentor for the TAFE Queensland Small Business Solutions section. I bring MBA and PhD qualified high-level experience in international teaching, innovation and research and in face-to-face and online curriculum in the university and vocational educational and training sector.


  • 2014–present
    CEO and Director, Edupreneur Services International
  • 2015–present
    Adjunct Associate Professor, Griffith University
  • 2016–2016
    Dean, National Business and Technology Institute
  • 2015–2015
    Senior project consultant, Queensland Agricultural Training Colleges
  • 2012–2014
    Associate Professor in Journalism, Swinburne University
  • 2005–2012
    Journalism researcher and teacher, University of Queensland
  • 2003–2005
    Journalism researcher and teacher, James Cook University
  • 2002–2003
    Journalist-in-residence, Griffith University
  • 1984–2002
    Journalist, trainer, News Corporation


  • 2017 
    Griffith University, Masters of Business Administration
  • 2015 
    Smart Step Training, Cert IV TAE
  • 2005 
    Griffith University, PhD in Journalism
  • 2005 
    James Cook University, Graduate Certificate in Education
  • 1989 
    Queensland University of Technology, Bachelor of Business (Communication)
  • 1980 
    Union Theological Institute Sydney, Diploma in Religious Studies


  • 2015
    Shopping News: What the Audience Does Before the News, Australian Scholarly

Professional Memberships

  • Institute of Professional Editors

Research Areas

  • Journalism Studies (190301)
  • Communication And Media Studies (2001)
  • Innovation And Technology Management (150307)
  • Research, Science And Technology Policy (160511)
  • Business And Management (1503)