Editorial Team

Editor Dr Philip Cass, Independent Researcher, Auckland, New Zealand

Founding Editor and Managing Editor
Prof David Robie, Asia Pacific Report
Retired director, Pacific Media Centre

Frontline Editor
Prof Wendy Bacon, Sydney, Australia

Assistant Editor
Khairiah A. Rahman, Pacific Media Centre,
Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand


Assistant Editor (Frontline co-editor)
Nicole Gooch, Independent Researcher, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Del Abcede, Asia-Pacific Human Rights Coalition (APHRC), New Zealand

Reviews Editor

Nicole Gooch, Sydney, Australia

Proof Reader

Linnéa Eltes, Independent Librarian, New Zealand

International Editorial Board

Dr Tarek Cherkaoui (Manager, TRT World Research Centre, Istanbul, Turkey)

Patrick Craddock (Broadcaster and journalism consultant, Greytown, Aotearoa New Zealand)

Peter Cronau (ABC Four Corners, Sydney, NSW, Australia)

Prof Trevor Anthony Cullen (Edith Cowan University, Australia)

Ana Currie (Pacific Foundation Hawai'i, United States)

Dr Heather Devere (National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago, Aotearoa New Zealand)

Dr Lee Duffield (Media editor, Independent Australia, Brisbane, Qld, Australia)

Adjunct A/Prof Joseph M Fernandez (Curtin University, Perth, WA, Australia)

A/Prof Martin Hadlow (University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia)

Dr Scott MacWilliam (State, Society and Governance in Melanesia Program, College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU, Australia)

Prof Crispin Maslog (University of the Philippines-Los Baños, Philippines)

Kalafi Moala (Independent Publisher, Tonga)

A/Prof Camille Nakhid (Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand)

Prof Chris Nash (Independent Researcher, Australia)

Susan O'Rourke (Independent communication studies adviser, Aotearoa New Zealand)

A/Prof Levi Obijiofor (University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia

Prof Mark Pearson (Griffith University, Qld, Australia)

Prof Sitiveni Ratuva (MacMillan Brown Centre for Pacific Research, University of Canterbury, Aotearoa New Zealand)

Alan Robson (University of Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea)

A/Prof Angela Romano (Queensland University of Technology, Australia)

A/Prof Shailendra Singh (The University of the South Pacific, Laucala, Fiji)

Ian Stuart (Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi, Aotearoa New Zealand)

Prof Daya Kishan Thussu (International Communication, Hongkong Baptist University, Hong Kong)

Dr Hermin Indah Wahyuni, Director, Center for Southeast Asian Social Studies (CESASS), Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia

Prof Berrin Yanıkkaya, Dean, Faculty of Communication, Arkin University of Creative Arts and Design (ARUCAD), Kyrenia, North Cyprus

Asia Pacific Media Educator: Founding Editor: Dr Eric Loo (University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia)

Australian Journalism Review: Co-editors: Prof Matthew Ricketson, Dr Katrina Clifford (Deakin University, Victoria, Australia)

Ikat: The Indonesian Journal of Southeast Asian Studies: Editor Dr Vissia Ita Yulianto (Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia)

Journalism Education Association of New Zealand (Jeanz): A/Prof James Hollings (Massey University, Aotearoa New Zealand)

Media Asia: Editor Danilo Arao (University of the Philippines-Diliman, Manila, Philippine)