Dr Judy Burnside-Lawry



School /
Work Unit

Media and Communication

Contact Details

+61 3 9925 3128



Building: 9
Level: 5
Room: 32

City Campus


Design & Social Context


Judy lawry

Key activities

Judy is Program Director for the Master of Communication in the School of Media and Communication at RMIT University.


2010: Doctor of Philosophy (Communication Studies) RMIT University, AUS

2004: Master Business Administration, Griffith University, AUS

2001: Bachelor of Education, QUT, AUS

1996: Graduate Diploma in Health Promotion, QUT, AUS

1995: Dip Arts, Griffith University, AUS


2014: Recipient of the 2014 Malcolm Moore Industry Research Grant, RMIT University, $30,000

2013: Postdoctoral Fellowship at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy.
Australian European University Institute Fellowships Association Incorporated (AEUIFAI), $12,000

2012: DSC International Research Seed Funding Scheme: ‘Community engagement in developing societal resilience to disasters’, $5,000

2011: Highly Commended Award, Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Award (Management and Governance)

2011: Dissertation of the Year Award, International Listening Association

2010: Award for Research Excellence, RMIT University School of Media and Communication, $1,000

Professional associations

IABC:International Association of Business Communicators

ICA: International Communication Association

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