Dr Elija Cassidy

Profile image of Dr Elija Cassidy

Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Communication


Contact

+61 7 3138 0233

View location details(QUT staff and student access only)

Personal details

Positions

Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Communication

Discipline

Communication and Media Studies

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philisophy (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Bachelor of Creative Industries (Honours) (Queensland University of Technology)

Teaching

Elija has designed, coordinated and taught into several courses on digital media and communication histories, theories and principles in Australia and Hong Kong; supervised applied digital media and communication student projects and work integrated learning programs; and facilitated research training at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels through introductory and advanced research methods courses. His current unit coordination consists of:

  • CCB200: Digital Platforms
  • CCB301: Communication Research Methods
  • CCB303: Digital Media Project


Elija also supervises a number of PhD students currently studying topics that deal with:

  • Digital diversity and inclusion
  • Digital LGBTIQ+ cultures
  • Digital dating/hookup apps
  • Online safety and harassment
  • Digital diasporas

Publications

QUT ePrints

For more publications by Elija, explore their research on ePrints (our digital repository).

View more publications

Supervision