Portrait of Usha Rodrigues

Usha Rodrigues

Usha Rodrigues is a Senior Lecturer in Deakin University’s Journalism program. 

An experienced journalist and journalism educator, Usha’s work spans across national borders, particularly in Australia and India. Her PhD and two subsequent co-authored books have established her as a scholar in India media; while she continues to research topics in new media, social media and citizen media in Australia.

Usha's recent research projects include 'Cultural Diversity and News in Australia', 'Social Media and Political Communication in India' and 'Capacity-building and Knowledge-Sharing in Citizen Journalism Enterprise in Australia and India'.