Ms Margot Dunphy

Ms Margot Dunphy

Lecturer in Journalism,
Communication, Creative Industries & Screen Media


Margot Dunphy is a full-time lecturer in journalism within the Bachelor of Communication, Screen Media and Creative Industries degrees. She is the current Journalism Area Convenor in the School of Humanities and Communication Arts. Margot has over ten years experience in the broadcast and digital journalism field, having worked in the United States as a reporter and producer for radio and television news. She has more than six years experience in academia teaching units in journalism and communication. Margot is currently completing a doctoral degree part-time at Western Sydney University. Her research focuses on foreign women in Japan during the post bubble era. 

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  • Master of Journalism Temple University, Pa (USA)
  • BA Temple University, Pa (USA)

Professional Memberships

  • Journalism Education & Research Association of Australia (2018 - 2020)
  • Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA) (2021 - 2021)

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Communication, Creative Industries & Screen Media


Phone: (02) 9685 4679
Mobile: 0421910686
Location: ED.G.33

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Previous Teaching Areas

  • 100556 Introduction to Journalism, 2021
  • 101173 Internship, 2021
  • 102017 Journalism: Research and Investigation, 2021
  • 102057 Digital Journalism Production, 2021
  • 102062 News Reporting, 2021
  • 102063 News Teams, 2021

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