Dr. Lisa Harrison, a researcher and educator, brings her wealth of expertise to Flinders University in Adelaide, where she serves as a Lecturer in Communication and Media. Renowned for her pioneering work on the role of micro-influencers within creative industries, Dr. Harrison has made substantial strides in the field of digital communication and culture.
Her insightful research into the complex dynamics of niche online communities and the consequential role of micro-influencers has shaped our understanding of contemporary digital culture and professional practices. Dr. Harrison's groundbreaking theoretical model outlines the five dimensions of micro-influence, offering a practical guide for confidently navigating the digital landscape.
She utilises her past experience in establishing her own digital marketing agency, including her success as the Sunshine Coast Professional Business Woman of the Year, to bridge the gap between academic theory and real-world application, fostering a new generation of digital leaders.
Doctorate of Creative Industries, Media and Communications, QUT 2022
Bachelor of Creative Industries, Media and Communications (with distinction), QUT
Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
Certificate IV in Business, Business Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services.
Dr. Harrison’s unique capacity to transform theory into practical insight. This facilitates a comprehensive understanding of digital media landscapes, paving the way for future leaders in communication and media. In sum, Dr. Lisa Harrison holds an amalgamation of experiences and qualifications that are paramount in shaping her unique approach to teaching, research, and professional practice. Lisa is the Course Coordinator for the Masters of Communication and Media and Topic Coordinator of COMS1004 Digital and Social Media.