Mr Kevin McQuillan


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  • MA: RMIT University Melbourne (2000) (Thesis: An Analysis of the Writing Style and Effectiveness of the ABC’s News Online Site)
  • B.Ed: University of New England (1994)
  • Certificate in Web Design: i.D.E.A Institute Melbourne 1998
  • Languages: Maori (advanced); French (elementary) Mandarin (basic)

Key activities

Kevin teaches in the following courses:

  • M.A. (Communications) - Mass Communication and Law
  • B.A. (Journalism) - Television Journalism; Media Law and Regulation; Advanced Television Journalism
  • Grad Dip in Journalism - Television Journalism

Research Interests

Media developments in the Pacific; Media Law; Television Journalism; International Reporting.

Industry experience

  • Executive Producer, Asia-Pacific websites, Radio Australia. 2002–03
  • News Director, Imparja TV Ltd., Alice Springs (Staff: 9) 1997–98
  • Network Editor/Acting Director, SBS-TV, Sydney (Staff: 55) 1995–96
  • Exec. Prod/Senior Reporter (Staff: 20) “First Edition”, ABC-TV 1993–95
  • Researcher, Dateline, SBS-TV 1992
  • Freelance Reporter, Hong Kong 1989 & 1992 (Jan/June)
  • Senior Reporter/Chief of Staff ABC Radio, Sydney. 1987–89
  • Senior Reporter, Radio Australia, Melbourne. 1985–86