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Dr. Amy Johnson

PhD, GCTert.Ed, B.ProfComm
Lecturer in Journalism and Public Relations
School of Education and the Arts
Rockhampton North
32 - 1.11
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About Me

Dr Amy Johnson is a military families sociologist, researcher and lecturer at Central Queensland University. Her research focus is military-connected communities including veterans, families and children. Her research seeks to understand and navigate the impacts of service on the Defence community. Amy has lived experience of military service as an officer in the Royal Australian Navy (Reserve) and the partner of an ADF veteran. She regularly provides advice about military family support to government advisory bodies and military command teams.

A passionate educator, Amy is the discipline lead for Public Relations and Journalism in the School of Education and the Arts as well as a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Her work has been published in a range of scholarly journals and she is a regular public commentator.

Universities Studied At

Central Queensland University [PhD; Bachelor of Professional Communication]

University of Canberra [Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Education]

Universities Worked At

Central Queensland University

University of Canberra

Australian National University 

Media Citations

Research Supervision

I am currently accredited for supervision in the following:

  • 4701 Communication and Media Studies
  • 4799 Other language, communication and culture

At the level of Associate Supervisor

Current Capacity
I am currently available to supervise more research candidates
Current Supervision
Doctor of Philosophy
Intrusion of personal digital space due to professional commitments and its impact on journalists worldwide
Associate Supervisor
Master of Research
A Maelstrom at Sea: an historical fiction based on a socially, culturally and politically turbulent period of Australia’s history and exegesis.
Associate Supervisor
Research Interests
Languages, Communication And Culture

Communication and Media Studies - Communication and Media Studies not elsewhere classified

Languages, Communication And Culture

Communication and Media Studies - Communication Technology and Digital Media Studies

Languages, Communication And Culture

Cultural Studies - Consumption and Everyday Life

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