Dr Ashley Perry


Casual Academic

School /
Work Unit

Media and Communications

Contact Details

No Phone


City campus


College of Design and Social Context


Key activities

Ashley teaches into the Bachelor of Communication.

He has taught into the following courses:

  • COMM 1031: Introduction to Cinema Studies
  • COMM 1032: Authorship and Narrative in the Cinema
  • COMM 1033: Australian Cinema
  • COMM 1034: True Lies - Documentary Studies
  • COMM 1035 Asian Cinemas
  • COMM 1073: Television Cultures
  • COMM 2411: Communications and Social Relations

He has also taught into the Bachelor of Fine Art within the School of Art.

  • HUSO 2309: Art and Global Cities


PhD (Communication Studies), RMIT University, 2014

Bachelor of Communication (Media) (Honours), RMIT University, 2006

Certificate IV (Single Digital Video Production), OPEN Channel, 2000

Certificate IV (Magazine Writing, Publishing and Editing), RMIT University, 1998

Industry experience

2014 – ongoing

Member of the Centre for Art, Society and Transformation (CAST), School of Art, RMIT University

2012 – ongoing

Member of the Screen Cultures Research Group, School of Media and Communication, RMIT University

Grants and awards


Design Research Institute (DRI), RMIT University, Seed Funding Grant, ‘Have You Seen It?’ a Public Urban Design Installation, with Rochus Hinkel, A/Prof Laurene Vaughn, Dr Hélène Frichot, Dr Michael Spooner.


Australian Postgraduate Award


George Alexander Scholarship, RMIT University


RAVC Best Academic Performance (2nd Year Media Studies Student), School of Applied Communication, RMIT University

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