Sessional Academic & PhD Candidate, ARC Centre of Excellence in Creative Industries and Innovation, Queensland University of Technology

Ruari Elkington completed his undergraduate degree in Film & TV with First Class Honours at QUT. As a researcher and PhD candidate at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Creative Industries and Innovation he is strongly grounded in the industry context of film distribution with a focus on documentary content. Other research areas include screen content and cineliteracy.
He is supervised by Sean Maher and Stuart Cunningham and his PhD thesis is titled: The Education Market for Documentary Film: Digital Shifts in an Age of Content Abundance.

Experience

  • –present
    PhD Candidate, Queensland University of Technology

Education

  • 2011 
    Queensland University of Technology , BA Film & Television (Hons)