Dr Kiley Gaffney

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


Personal details

Positions

Academic Programs Director
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Creative Practice
Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Creative Practice

Discipline

Cultural Studies, Performing Arts and Creative Writing, Communication and Media Studies

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

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy (University of Queensland)
  • Bachelor of Arts with Honours (University of Queensland)

Professional memberships and associations


  • Cultural Studies Association of Australia (CSAA)
  • International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM)
  • 4ZZZ board member (2010-2012)
  • IMP Labs -research centre of QUT

Teaching

2020-onward Academic Program Director, School of Creative Practice

2019

KMB222 Music and Culture (unit coordinator and lecturer)

KYB103 The Creative Body (lecturer)

2015-2019: Performance Studies area coordinator and lecturer

  • KMB250 Creative Performer 1
  • KMB251 Creative Performer 2
  • KMB350 Creative Performer 3
  • KMB351 Creative Performer 4


2014-18: Music Study Area Coordinator (SAC)

2010-14: Developed, coordinated and taught the following units:

  • KMB122 Music and Sound Concepts I
  • KMB132 Music and Sound Concepts II
  • KMB200 Music Scenes and Subcultures
  • KMB215 Music Industry
  • KMB004 World Music


Kiley also contributes as a mentor to the Music course's Creative Studio units.

Experience

Publications

QUT ePrints

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Awards

Supervision

Current supervisions

  • Theorising the Music City: Play, Political Economy, and Music Production in the 'Undersong' of the City
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Michael Whelan, Adjunct Professor Philip Graham
  • Empathic gestures: exploring affect and gesture as emergent phenomena within the presence of potential
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Robert Schweitzer, Dr Courtney Pedersen
  • Determining the variable dynamics of fashion, clothing and costume for the extrapolation and application of their multifaceted cultural values in the contemporary museum exhibition context
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Ms Kathleen Horton