Dr Susan McKay's research interests include media theory, discourse analysis, media representations, magazine research.
Her current research includes media representations of health issues, and risk discourse
She is the author of articles on:
- Media discourse
- Media and health
- Communication networks
- New technology and online communication
- Australian stereotypes of ethnic groups
- Structures and Strategies: An Introduction to Academic Writing (with Lloyd Davis).
- Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics 2nd ed (Elsevier, forthcoming)