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Curtin University
Humanities

School of Media, Culture and Creative Arts Staff

Dr Tama Leaver

Dr Tama Leaver Dr Tama Leaver
Position Senior Lecturer
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
School School of Media, Culture and Creative Arts
Department Department of Internet Studies
Campus Bentley Campus
Phone +618 9266 1258
Email T.Leaver@curtin.edu.au
Website www.tamaleaver.net
Google Scholar scholar.google.com.au/citations?user=rWTPue8AAAAJ&hl

Brief Summary

Tama Leaver is a lecturer in the Department of Internet Studies at Curtin University. He teaches and researches a range of issues in the broad area of internet communications, including online identities, social media, convergence, the changing landscapes of commercial media in the face of participatory culture, and to the role of social software in education and everyday life. He received his PhD from the University of Western Australia in 2006. In 2011 he was awarded a Curtin Excellence and Innovation in Teaching Award. His research record and other information is available in his online Curriculum Vitae, and for more detailed information about Tama's research, click here.

Memberships, Awards and Training

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Teaching

Teaching - Undergraduate

 In 2012 I taught:

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Research Interests

Research Interests

Research Projects

Full details of my current research are available here.

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Publications

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2014

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2013

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2012

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2011

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2010

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2008

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2006

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2004

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2003

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Additional publication categories

2012

Book Chapters - Other

2011

Journal Articles (Scholarly/Professional)

  • Leaver, T. 2011. “Angry Birds: The Remix.” Flow TV 13 (13).
  • Leaver, T. 2011. “The Curious Case of Benjamin Sniddlegrass and the Cauldron of Penguins.” Flow TV 13 (10).

2010

Journal Articles (Scholarly/Professional)

  • Leaver, T. 2010. “FlashForward or FlashBack: Television Distribution in 2010?.” Flow TV 11 (5).
  • Leaver, T. 2010. “How Chatroulette Taught Me Everything I Need to Know About the Internet.” Flow TV 11 (10).
  • Leaver, T. 2010. “The Anti-Social Network.” Flow TV 13 (4).
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