Assoc Prof Peta Mitchell


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Research Training Coordinator, Vice-Chancellor's Research Fellow

Doctor of Philosophy (University of Queensland)

Peta Mitchell is a Chief Investigator, Vice-Chancellor’s Research Fellow, and Research Training Coordinator in QUT’s Digital Media Research Centre (DMRC). Her research focuses on digital geographies, location awareness and mobile media, algorithmic culture, and network contagion. Peta is author of Cartographic Strategies of Postmodernity (Routledge, 2008) and Contagious Metaphor (Bloomsbury Academic, 2012) and co-author of Imagined Landscapes: Geovisualizing Australian Spatial Narratives (Indiana UP, 2016). She is also co-founder of the Cultural Atlas of Australia, an ARC-funded digital mapping project that explores Australian locations as they are represented in and through films, novels, and plays. Peta’s current and past funded research projects include

She is also on the editorial boards of a number of journals and book series, including

Projects

Additional information

Type
Fellowships
Reference year
2014
Details
Vice Chancellor's Research Fellowship, Queensland University of Technology (2014-2017)
Type
Fellowships
Reference year
2009
Details
Faculty research fellowship, Centre for Critical and Cultural Studies, University of Queensland
Type
Visiting Professorships/Fellowships
Reference year
2009
Details
Visiting fellowship, Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH), University of Edinburgh.
Title
Digital Media, Location Awareness, and the Politics of Geodata
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
DP180100174
Start year
2018
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