Recognition, Scholarship and Funding

Research Recognition and Scholarships

  • Senior Social Marketing Expert, World Social Marketing Conference (2008)
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship, AMPR, Queensland University of Technology (2005)
  • University of the Sunshine Coast and AGB Australia, Best Academic Paper Award (1999)
  • Griffith University Postgraduate Research Scholarship (1996)

Research Funding (received)

Year Grant Award Topic
2016 Research School Grant $7500 Development and Refinement of an Instagram Content Classification Framework
2014 Research School Grant $8500 Establishing the Social Marketing Research Agenda 2016-2021
2013 Research School Grant $8300 “Raising the Stakeholders” A qualitative exploration of how political marketing practitioners manage stakeholder relationships and deliver promises of political value to the electorate
2009 College of Business and Education Outreach Grant $6000 The Social Marketing Agenda: A benchmarking study of Australian Teaching and Research Capacity in social marketing
2008 Vice Chancellor’s Travel Grant $7000 World Social Marketing Conference to present a new global definition of social marketing
2007 College Internal Grant $8900 Impact of social networks on consumer decision making for on-line services consumption
2006 Equestrian Queensland $1875 Participation motivation for equestrian sports
Productive Ageing Centre $1500 Volunteering in older demographics: an exploratory study
2005 PWX Games (Canada) USD$7000 Viability of Canadian based video games in a global wrestling fan base.
2004 Office of the Premier and Cabinet Grant $10000 Development of “Insight and overview of social marketing” guide to social marketing practice for the Queensland State Government.