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Associate Professor Marj Kibby

Associate Professor

School of Humanities and Social Science (Film, Media and Cultural Studies)

Career Summary

Biography

Research Expertise

  • Media representations of culture and identity
  • The culture of the Internet including online music, web-based community and the internet in everyday life
  • Web-based teaching and online learning
  • Privacy, security and self-disclosure on social media



Teaching Expertise

First Year in Higher Education

Web-based teaching and learning

Blended teaching and learning



Administrative Expertise

Change management

Grievance resolution

Quality monitoring and improvement

Course and program review


Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Western Sydney
  • Bachelor of Education, Canberra College of Advanced Education
  • Graduate Diploma Media, Canberra College of Advanced Education
  • Master of Arts (Mass Communication), Macquarie University

Keywords

  • Hybrid teaching
  • Internet
  • Media and Communication
  • Online Learning
  • Popular Music
  • Social Media
  • Student Transition, Retention and Success
  • Web-based research

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
190299Film, Television and Digital Media not elsewhere classified85
190499Performing Arts and Creative Writing not elsewhere classified15

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
21/07/2014 - 12/12/2014Casual Course Coordinator/SpecialisUniversity of Newcastle
Centre for Teaching and Learning
Australia
1/01/2014 - Associate ProfessorUniversity of Newcastle
School of Humanities and Social Science
Australia
25/11/2013 - 25/11/2013ExaminerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Design Communication and IT
Australia
22/07/2013 - 29/11/2013Course Coordinator/Specialist LectuUniversity of Newcastle
Centre for Teaching and Learning
Australia

Academic appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/1992 - LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
Humanities & Social Science, FEDUA
Australia
1/01/1989 - 1/12/1991LecturerHunter Institute of Higher Education
Communication and Media Arts
Australia
1/01/1980 - 1/12/1988LecturerUniversity of Canberra
Australia
1/01/1970 - 1/12/1975TeacherQueensland Education Department
Australia

Membership

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
Member - Higher Education Research and Development Society of AustralasiaThe Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA)
Australia
Member - International Association for the Study of Popular MusicInternational Association for the Study of Popular Music
Australia
Member - The Association of Internet ResearchersThe Association of Internet Researchers
Australia

Invitations

Participant

YearTitle / Rationale
2004Network Media: Code, Culture and Convention
Organisation: Institute of Advanced Studies University of Western Australia Description: An invitation to be part of a symposium of eight scholars to introduce new ways of thinking about the conflict and intersection of the paradigms of 'network' and 'media'.
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Chapter (10 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Kibby M, Fulton JM, 'Facebook at Uni: Mutual surveillance and a sense of belonging', An Education in Facebook? Higher Education and the World's Largest Social Network, Routledge, New York 111-120 (2014) [B1]
2010Kibby MD, 'The gendered practice of music fandom online', Race/Gender/Media: Considering Diversity, Across Audiences, Content, and Producers, Allyn & Bacon, Boston 237-244 (2010) [B2]
2010Kibby MD, ''The legal bit's in Russian': Making sense of downloaded music', International Handbook of Internet Research, Springer, Berlin 295-308 (2010) [B1]
DOI10.1007/978-1-4020-9789-8
2008Kibby MD, '15MB of fame: Independent musicians' use of MySpace', The Business of Entertainment: Popular Music, Praeger Publishing, Westport, Connecticut 121-131 (2008) [B1]
2007Kibby MD, 'Hybrid teaching and learning: Pedagogy versus pragmatism', Brave New Classrooms: Democratic Education & the Internet, Peter Lang, Bern 87-104 (2007) [B1]
2005Kibby MD, 'Sounds of Australia in 'Rabbit-Proof Fence'', Reel Tracks: Australian Feature Film Music and Cultural Identities, John Libbey Publishing, New Barnet, United Kingdom 147-157 (2005) [B1]
2004Kibby MD, Costello B, 'Displaying the phallus: Masculinity and the Performance of sexuality on the internet', Feminism & Masculinities, Oxford University Press, New York 214-227 (2004) [B1]
2003Kibby MD, Costello B, 'Performing Masculinity, Revisioning Sexuality: Adult Internet Video Sites', Race Gender Media. Considering Diversity Across Audiences, Content, and Producers, Allyn and Bacon, Boston 322-329 (2003) [B2]
2000Kibby MD, 'Tourists on the Mother Road and the Information Superhighway', Expressions of Culture, Identity and Meaning in Tourism, British Education Publishers, Sunderland UK 139-150 (2000) [B1]
1998Kibby MD, Neuenfeldt K, 'Sound, Cinema and Aboriginality', Screen Scores: Studies in Contemporary Australian Film Music, Australian Film Television and Radio School, Nth Ryde Australia 66-77 (1998) [B1]
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Journal article (14 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2009Kibby M, 'COLLECT YOURSELF Negotiating personal music archives', INFORMATION COMMUNICATION & SOCIETY, 12 428-443 (2009) [C1]
DOI10.1080/13691180802660644Author URL
CitationsScopus - 4Web of Science - 4
2008Kibby MD, 'My music space: An independent musician's use of a social networking site', Revista Iberoamericana de Comunicacion, - 51-61 (2008) [C2]
2006Kibby MD, 'Radio that listens to me: Y!Music web radio', Australian Journal of Emerging Technologies and Society, 4 81-93 (2006) [C1]
CitationsScopus - 4
2005Kibby MD, 'Email forwardables: folklore in the age of the internet', New Media & Society, 7 770-790 (2005) [C1]
DOI10.1177/1461444805058161
CitationsScopus - 19Web of Science - 20
2003Kibby MD, 'Shared Files', M/C Journal, 6 8 (2003) [C1]
2001Kibby MD, 'Women and Internet Sex Entertainment:Discourses of gender and power', Mots Pluriels http://www.arts.uwa.edu.au/MotsPluriels/MP1901mk.html, No 19 Oct www (2001) [C1]
2001Kibby MD, 'Between the Image and the Act: Interactive Sex Entertainment on the Iternet', Sexualities: Studies in Culture and Society, 4 issue 3 353-369 (2001) [C3]
2000Kibby MD, 'Home on the page: A virtual place of music community', Popular Music, 19 91-100 (2000)
CitationsScopus - 22
2000Kibby MD, 'Home on the Page: a virtual place of music community', Popular Music, V19 N1 97-106 (2000) [C1]
1999Kibby MD, Costello B, 'Displaying the Phallus: Masculinity and the Performance of Sexuality on the Internet', Men and Masculinities, V1 N4 352-364 (1999) [C1]
1999Kibby MD, 'The Didj and the Web: networks of articulation and appropriation', Convergence, V5 N1 59-77 (1999) [C1]
CitationsScopus - 1
1999Kibby MD, 'Sex Entertainment for Women on the Web', Sexuality & Culture, V3 145-163 (1999) [C1]
1998Kibby MD, 'Book Review: Internet Culture', Australian Journal of Communication, V25 N1 159-160 (1998) [C2]
1998Kibby MD, 'Nostalgia for the masculine: onward to the past in the sports films of the eighties', Canadian Journal of Film Studies, V7 N1 16-28 (1998) [C1]
CitationsScopus - 6
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Conference (2 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2007Kibby MD, 'Problem-based learning in the online environment', TechED 2007. Abstracts, Ontario, Canada (2007) [E3]
2000Kibby MD, 'The Didj Scene: mapping the articulations of local and global in the construction of a music community', Changing Sounds: New Directions and Configurations in Popular Music, University of Technology, Sydney (2000) [E2]
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants10
Total funding$114,677

Click on a grant title below to expand the full details for that specific grant.


20081 grants / $1,700

TechEd, Ontario Convention Center, Ontario, California, USA, 13/4/2008 - 16/4/2008$1,700

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Marj Kibby
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2008
Funding Finish2008
GNoG0188612
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20071 grants / $1,700

TechEd, Ontario Convention Centre Ontario CA, 24 -28 March 2007$1,700

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Marj Kibby
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2007
Funding Finish2007
GNoG0187248
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20061 grants / $93,000

Exploring Internet Induced Changes in Youth Music Consumption$93,000

Funding body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Funding bodyARC (Australian Research Council)
Project TeamAssociate Professor Marj Kibby
SchemeDiscovery Projects
RoleLead
Funding Start2006
Funding Finish2006
GNoG0185259
Type Of FundingAust Competitive - Commonwealth
Category1CS
UONY

20051 grants / $1,385

Contemporary Popular Music Studies IASPM AU/NZ, 3-6 December 2005$1,385

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Marj Kibby
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2005
Funding Finish2005
GNoG0186012
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20041 grants / $900

Symposium of the International Musicological Society, 11-16 July 2004$900

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Marj Kibby
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2004
Funding Finish2004
GNoG0184225
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20031 grants / $2,400

Practising Popular Music: IASPM 12th Biennial International Conference, Montreal, Canada 3-7 July 2003$2,400

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Marj Kibby
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2003
Funding Finish2003
GNoG0182792
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20021 grants / $2,315

Internet Research 3.0, The Netherlands 13-16 October 2002$2,315

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Marj Kibby
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2002
Funding Finish2002
GNoG0182035
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20012 grants / $10,400

MP3 Rocks Popular Music: consumer attitudes and industry responses to downloadable music$8,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Marj Kibby
SchemeEarly Career Researcher Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2001
Funding Finish2001
GNoG0181230
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

Internet Research 2.0 Interconnections, USA 10-14 October 2001$2,400

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Marj Kibby
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2001
Funding Finish2001
GNoG0180987
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20001 grants / $877

Tourism 2000: Time for Celebration.$877

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Marj Kibby
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2000
Funding Finish2000
GNoG0180236
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY
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Research Supervision

Current Supervision

CommencedResearch Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2012Contesting the 'Obsolete': An Investigation of Small-Scale Music Practitioners in Australia
Studies In Human Society N.E.C, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2011The Journalist: A Secular Priest? How the News Criteria or Values of 'Secular' Journalistic Practice are Applied to Religious Issues in Contemporary Australia
Communication & Media Studies, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Principal Supervisor
2007Female protagonists in contemporary cinema
Commun & Media Studies N.E.C., University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor

Past Supervision

YearResearch Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2011The Strategic Construction of Intended Meaning in Australian Public Relations Campaigns Through the Use of Key Messaging and Positioning Techniques
Communication & Media Studies, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Principal Supervisor
2005Everything You've Wanted to Know about Drugs but Were Too Afraid to Google.
Commun & Media Studies N.E.C., University of Newcastle
Sole Supervisor
2002The Creation and Maintenance of Music Fan Communities on the Internet
Commun & Media Studies N.E.C., University of Newcastle
Sole Supervisor
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Associate Professor Marj Kibby

Positions

Associate Professor
School of Humanities and Social Science
Faculty of Education and Arts

Casual Course Coordinator/Specialist Lecturer
Centre for Teaching and Learning
Academic Division

Focus area

Film, Media and Cultural Studies

Contact Details

Emailmarj.kibby@newcastle.edu.au
Phone(02) 4921 6604
Fax(02) 4921 7402

Office

RoomGP2-29
BuildingGeneral Purpose
LocationCallaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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