Flinders on Air takes ideas and issues out of the laboratories and lecture theatres at Flinders University and onto the airwaves.
Broadcast by Coast FM 88.7 community radio under a sponsorship arrangement with the University, Flinders on Air can be heard on the first Monday of the month at 6.00-7.00pm.
Listen to Flinders on Air episodes
Tough economic times and austerity measures are exacerbating child poverty around the world.
Date: 2 July 2012
Featuring: Associate Professor Gerry Redmond (Flinders University) and Professor Jonathan Bradshaw (University of York, UK).
Three guests from Flinders University discuss the impact of mental illness on students and society.
Date: 4 June 2012
Featuring: Emeritus Professor Ross Kalucy, student counsellor Chris O’Grady and medical student Andrew.
Flinders University researchers are looking at how the impact of disasters can be mitigated.
Date: 7 May 2012
Featuring: Professor Paul Arbon and Dr Paul Gardner-Stephen
Digging up the past
Flinders’ palaeontologists and archaeologists are turning up some great insights into our past.
Date: 2 April 2012
Featuring: Ms Amy Macken, Mr Adam Paterson and Mr Lambis Englezos
Australia’s education system is facing challenges and change.
Date: 5 March 2012
Featuring: Professor Martin Westwell, Professor John Halsey, Ms Darlene Voss
Australians love to gamble but the human and financial costs are high.
Date: 6 February 2012
Featuring: Associate Professor Peter Harvey and reformed gambler Heather Boehm
What’s driving Australian and international politics and community activism?
Date: 5 December 2011
Featuring: Associate Professor Haydon Manning and Dr Rob Manwaring.
Tackling the sensitive issue of body image through public policy and research.
Date: 7 November 2011
Featuring: Professor John Coveney & Professor Tracey Wade.
Law and order
Applying the lessons from the street to new prison and parole policies.
Date: 3 October 2011
Featuring: Professor Mark Halsey & Professor Douglas Thompkins (John Jay College of Criminal Justice).
A day in the life of a student at University Hall.
Date: 5 September 2011
Featuring: Ms Helen Fletcher.
Forensic science is more complex than the television Programs portray.
Date: 1 August 2011
Featuring: Professor Adrian Linacre, Profesor Hilton Kobus & Ms Jody O'Connor, PhD student.
Looking at the roles of the US and China on a complex world stage.
Date: 4 July 2011
Featuring: Professor Malcolm Cook, Professor Don DeBats & Ms Josephine Wilkins
Environmental health & populationExploring environmental health and the implications of a growing population.
Date: 6 June 2011
Featuring: Associate Professor Richard Bentham & Dr Jonathon Sobels.
Computer games and cyber bullyingShould violent games be regulated?
Date: 2 May 2011
Featuring: Professor Liz Handlsey & Professor Phillip Slee
WaterThree Flinders' experts examine the vexed issue of sustainale water policies.
Date: 4 April 2011
Featuring: Professor Chris Miller, Professor Peter Cook and Associate Professor Amanda Ellis
FilmFlinders is making a significant contribution to the world of film
Date: 7 March 2011
Featuring: Mr cole Larsen, Dr Mike Walsh & Ms Katie Cavanagh