$31.8M ARC Centre of Excellence for Automated Decision-Making and Society

October 11, 2019

DERC’s Julian Thomas will lead the new 7-year $31.8M ARC Centre of Excellence for Automated Decision-Making and Society, based at RMIT.

$254k ARC Linkage Project led by Olivia Guntarik

July 8, 2019

This project aims to investigate how media technologies can facilitate cross-cultural engagement between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people.

Announcing Co-Director Ellie Rennie

May 15, 2019

We are delighted to announce that Ellie Rennie, Principal Research Fellow with the Social Change ECP and core member of DERC, will join Tania Lewis as Co-Director of the Centre.

Feature Researcher: interview with Olivia Guntarik

April 18, 2019

Olivia Guntarik's research on digital and creative technologies seeks to draw connections between the past and present through the natural, built and cultural heritage.

Waking Sound and Sleep Inertia Research study call for volunteer participants

April 3, 2019

DERC’s PhD member Stuart McFarlane is currently recruiting volunteer participants for the research study: Waking Sound and Sleep Inertia.

‘Well above world standard’ for DERC and RMIT’s School of Media and Communication

March 29, 2019

Once again DERC and RMIT's School of Media and Communication received a ‘well above world standard’ ERA 5 ranking in 2018/19 Excellence for Research in Australia exercise.

Feature Researcher: interview with Dr Jaz Hee-jeong Choi

December 10, 2018

Dr Jaz Hee-jeong Choi is a Vice-Chancellor’s Senior Research Fellow in the Digital Ethnography Research Centre. She is an advocate for transdisciplinary research.

$340k ARC Discovery Project led by Ramon Lobato

December 4, 2018

DERC’s Ramon Lobato along with Amanda Lotz (Uni Michigan) and Stuart Cunningham (QUT) have been awarded $340k for their ARC Discovery Project ‘Internet-distributed television: cultural, industrial and policy dynamics.’