As part of my commitment to foster a collegial and reciprocal academic culture, I have been volunteering my services at University, National, Regional, and Professional levels. 



Swedish and Social Media Liaison of the Digitizing Early Childhood (DEC) International Steering Committee which is an international committee of scholars working on publications and conferences pertaining to DEC (Oct 2017)

Advisory Board Member and Early Career Membership Chair of the Fame and Persona Research Consortium that brings together over 50 top global researchers on celebrity studies (Jun 2017)

Inaugural Member of the Children’s Digital Futures Consortium which is a new network of Australian researchers focusing on children’s media (Mar 2017)

–Open Seat Member in the Executive Committee of the Association of Internet Researchers (Oct 2017) and Member (Jun 2014–)

Pioneer Member of Hey Girl Global which is an international research and pedagogical network that mentors young women to produce independent research on young women’s issues (Nov 2015)

Pioneer Member of the Selfies Pedagogy Group that brings together international lecturers to develop specialised selfies syllabi and run regional workshops (Aug 2014–)

Pioneer Member of The Selfies Research Network which brings together almost 3,000 selfie researchers, of which I was the only Western Australian member in the pioneer group of 12 who debut the first interactive course programme (Feb 2014–)

Advisory Group Member and Facilitator at the “Intercultural Interviews Workshop Trial Honours Project” with the Study Abroad programme at UWA (Aug–Oct 2013)

State Representative of the Australian Network of Student Anthropologists (Sep 2012–Aug 2015)

Web Officer & Social Media Curator of the Australian Network of Student Anthropologists (Sep 2012–Aug 2015)

Class Ambassador for the Sociology Honours Cohort 2010/2011 in NUS (Jun 2011–Present)



Editorial Board Member of the Cultural Science Society and Cultural Science Journal which is a knowledge club of active researchers advancing the field of Cultural Science and Cultural Studies (Jul 2017)

Advisory Board Member of refereed SAGE journal Social Media + Society (Nov 2015–)

Section Editor of popular press anthropology publishing outlet PopAnth (Sep 2015–) and Member (Feb 2013–)

Peer Reviewer for journals and publishers including Anthropological Forum; Celebrity Studies Information, Communication and Society; International Journal of Communication; International Journal of Cultural Studies; Journal of Gender Studies; Limina; M/C Journal; New Media & Society; Persona Studies; Poetics; Popular Communication; Qualitative Research; SAGE Publishing; Social Media + Society Journal

Grant Reviewer for organizations including National Science Foundation

Submissions Editor of refereed postgraduate journal Limina (Jun 2013)

Regular Contributor to PopAnth (Sep 2015–) and Cyborgology (Aug 2016–)



Invited Panelist at the Ethical dilemmas of internet researchers, University of Tartu (Oct 2017)

Invited Panelist at the “Postgraduate/Early Career Researcher Day” for the Australian and New Zealand Communication Association (ANZCA) (Jul 2017)

Invited ECR Panelist at the “How to Handle Feedback” session organized by the WA Communication Culture and Media (WACCM) (Feb 2017)

Mentor at the “Cultures of Knowledge: Creative Economy and China Summer School and Conference” for Curtin University (Feb 2017)

Invited Instructor at the “Social Media Research Masterclass” for the Digital Ethnography Research Centre (DERC) at the RMIT (May 2015)

Expert Panelist at the “JIBS Entrepreneurship Challenge” in Jönköping University (Apr 2015)

Invited Postgraduate Panelist at the “ALVA Supervision Workshop” hosted by the Graduate Research School, UWA (May 2014)

Advisory Group Member and Facilitator at the “Intercultural Interviews Workshop Trial Honours Project” with the Study Abroad programme at UWA (Aug–Oct 2013)

Invited Postgraduate Panelist at the “Postgraduate Support Symposium” in Murdoch University (May 2013)

Postgraduate Mentor to Honours Year Anthropology & Sociology Students at UWA (Oct–Dec 2012)



Postgraduate Representative for the Department of Anthropology & Sociology at UWA (Jul–Dec 2013, Jul–Nov 2014)

Mailing List Administrator for the Department of Anthropology & Sociology at UWA (Apr 2012–Jan 2013, Jul–Dec 2013)

Postgraduate Representative for various events at UWA such as Open Day (Aug 2012, Aug 2013, Aug 2014

Research Features for various Graduate Research School events at UWA such as the Postgrad and Honours Expo (Sep 2013), Graduate Welcome Tea (Aug 2012, Sep 2013)

Contributing writer, photographer, and model for various UWA entities such as Open Day (Aug 2013), Student Services (Jul 2013), Information Services (Jan 2012); Postgraduate Students Association (Spring 2012, Spring 2013)

Coordinator & Discussant for various postgraduate writing groups and work-in-progress workshops (2011-2015)



Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR), Jun 2014–
Australian Anthropological Society (AAS), Jul 2012–
Cultural Studies Association of Australasia (CSAA), Feb 2015–Feb 2016
International Communications Association (ICA), Mar 2016–Mar 2017
The Australian Sociological Association (TASA), Mar 2017–


Asia Life Digital Project, Sep 2014–Sep 2015
Australian Network of Student Anthropologists (ANSA), Sep 2012–Aug 2015
Children’s Digital Futures Consortium, Mar 2017–
Cultural Science Society, Jul 2017–
Fame and Persona Research Consortium, Jun 2017–
Fembot Collective
, Jul 2015–

Hey Girl Global, Nov 2015–
Identity Research Network, Dec 2014–
PopAnth, Feb 2013–
Postgraduate Students Association (UWA), Aug 2011–Aug 2015
Selfies Pedagogy Group, Aug 2014–
The Selfies Research Network, Feb 2014–
Western Australian Anthropological and Sociological Students Association (WAASSA), Mar 2012–Aug 2015
Western Australia Communication, Culture, Media (WACCM), Feb 2016–

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