Dr T.J. Thomson

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


Personal details

Positions

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

Keywords

visual communication, visual journalism, journalism, media production, self-representation, visual representation, visual depictions, image culture, visual literacy, visual sociology

Discipline

Communication and Media Studies, Journalism and Professional Writing

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

Qualifications

  • PhD, Journalism (University of Missouri)
  • MA, Journalism (University of Missouri)
  • Graduate Certificate, Qualitative Research (University of Missouri)
  • BA, Communication Arts (Other)

Professional memberships and associations


Teaching

In the classroom, Dr. T.J. Thomson, SFHEA | AFHEA (Indigneous), has helped students explore and deepen their understandings of multimedia reporting, multimedia planning and design, visual editing, photography, interviewing, and the principles of journalism. He is the winner of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s 2021 Visual Communication Teaching Excellence award

Experience

Publications

QUT ePrints

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Awards

Research projects

Supervision

Current supervisions

  • Designing Visual Mental Wellbeing Messages for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Young People
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Jeremy Kerr