Memberships, boards and committees


Current Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (UK and Australia)
Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences of Australia
Academic Lead: Grand Challenge for Refugees and Migrants (UNSW)
2009 ARC Cultural Research Network.
Node Convenor: ARC Asia-Pacific Futures Research Network.
2007–2009 President: Chinese Studies Association of Australia

Fellowships & honorary appointments

2013-2017 ARC Future Fellow and Professor of Comparative Film and Cultural Studies, University of New South Wales.
2012 Leverhulme Trust Visiting Professor, Centre for World Cinema, University of Leeds.
2011 Royal Netherlands Academy of Social Sciences Visiting fellowship at the University of Amsterdam
2010-2012 Honorary Professor: University of Sydney
2009 Centre for Transforming Cultures (associate), University of Technology, Sydney.
2009 Creative Industries and China Research Group, Queensland University of Technology.
2008 King’s College London
2008 Shanghai University (invited 2007)
2001 Asia Research Centre, Murdoch University

Boards and committees

Current Board member, Institute of Cultural Capital Liverpool
Member, Management Committee, ARC Asia Pacific Futures Research Network
2013-2014 Deputy Convenor, Hong Kong Research Assessment Committee (Humanities).
2012 ERA (Excellence in Research Australia) Committee
2006–2008 Australian Research Council: ARC College of Experts, Humanities and Creative Arts Panel (Chair of Panel: 2008)
2005-2009 Chair, numerous selection panels, Murdoch, Queensland University of Technology and University of Technology, Sydney
2005 Peer Reviewer: ESRC (UK); RQF (RAE) trial assessor – University of Tasmania.
University of Technology, Sydney
2006–2008 Ex-officio member of Academic Board
2006–2008 Chair, University Exchange Committee
2006–2008 Member, Deans’ Advisory Committee, (Deans and Senior DVC)
2006–2008 Member, Vice Chancellor’s Advisory Committee
2006–2008 Member, International Committee
2006–2008 Chair, Director’s Advisory Committee, Institute for International Studies 2006–2008 Member, Board of Studies, Institute for International Studies, and ex-officio member of all Institute committees in teaching and learning and research
2007–2008 Member, China Research Centre foundation committee
2007–2008 Chair, Institute Advisory Board
2004–2006 Elected member of Academic Board (Research Centre Directors’ representative)
Queensland University of Technology
2003 Dean’s Advisory Committee
2003 Faculty Research Committee
Murdoch University
2000 Acting Chair of School Committee
1999–2000 Member, University Equity Committee
1999 Member, Promotions Development Committee
1991–2001 Elected member of Senate (management body of the University)
1991–2001 President and Licensee, Murdoch University Childcare
University of Melbourne
2001–2002 Member, University IT Committee
2002 Equity representative: Engineering Promotions Committee
2001–2002 Representative Academic Liaison: Trinity College
2000 Course member, Women in Leadership (international experience project)