HEAD OF RESEARCH AT ESSENTIAL MEDIA
Dr Rebecca Huntley is one of Australia’s best known researchers on social trends. She holds degrees in law and film studies and a PhD in gender studies. For nearly nine years, Rebecca was at the global research firm Ipsos. From 2006 until 2015, she was the Director of the Mind & Mood Report, Australia’s longest-running social trends report. She is the author of numerous books, and was a feature writer for Australian Vogue, a columnist for BRW and the presenter of Drive on a Friday on Radio National. She is on the Artistic Advisory Board of the Bell Shakespeare Company and is an adjunct senior lecturer at the School of Social Sciences at The University of New South Wales and on the board of The Whitlam Institute. Her most recent book is Still Lucky: why you should feel optimistic about Australia and its people. Rebecca is currently the head of research at Essential Media.
PRESENTATION: FACILITATOR: MEDIA IN THE SPOTLIGHT
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