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Collette Snowden

University of South Australia

Collette Snowden is the Program Director of Arts Communication and Media Management, in the School of Communication, at the University of South Australia.

Her research interests include the history and sociology of communication technologies, particularly all forms of telephone and radio communication; public understanding of science, technology and engineering; the role of technology in the production of news and information; and social and cultural portrayal of media professionals.

Collette has worked in telecommunications, public relations and journalism, been a ministerial media adviser and radio program producer. She is published in a range of contexts including essays on the development and use of SMS, mobile communication technology and news technologies.