Senior Lecturer, Writing and Journalism, FASS, University of Technology Sydney

Sue Joseph (PhD) has been a journalist for more than thirty years, working in Australia and the UK. She began working as an academic, teaching print journalism at the University of Technology, Sydney in 1997. She now teaches both journalism and creative writing, particularly creative non-fiction writing, in both undergraduate and postgraduate programs. Her research interests are around sexuality, secrets and confession, framed by the media; HIV and women; ethics, trauma; reflective professional practice; and Australian creative non-fiction. Her fourth book Behind the Text: candid conversations with Australian creative nonfiction writers (Hybrid Publishers) was published in 2016. Currently she is Joint Editor of Ethical Space: The International Journal of Communication Ethics (http://www.communicationethics.net/espace/)

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Lecturer, Writing and Journalism, FASS, University of Technology, Sydney

Education

  • 2008 
    UTS, PhD

Publications

  • 2016
    Behind the Text: candid conversations with Australian creative nonfiction writers, Hybrid Publishers
  • 2012
    Speaking Secrets Sex and Sexuality as Public Property, Alto Books
  • 2009
    The Literary Journalist and Degrees of Detachment: An Ethical Investigation, Lambert Academic Publishing
  • 1997
    She's My WIfe, He's Just Sex, Australian Centre for Independent Journalism

Grants and Contracts

  • 2016
    Owning the Rubric
    Role:
    Team member
    Funding Source:
    Office for Learning and Teaching
  • 2015
    The Ethical HDR Supervision of Literary Journalism: managing long form trauma narrative within the Australian tertiary sector
    Role:
    Co-lead
    Funding Source:
    JERAA

Professional Memberships

  • International Association of Literary Journalism Studies (IALJS)
  • Australasian Association of Writing Programs (AAWP)
  • Journalism Education and Research Association of Australia (JERAA)
  • Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA)