Researcher biography

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

Co-author of:

  • Structures and Strategies: An Introduction to Academic Writing (with Lloyd Davis).

Section editor:

  • Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics 2nd ed (Elsevier, forthcoming)