• The University of Western Australia (M257), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

20112019
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Biography

PhD University of Melbourne

MA (research) University of Arts Belgrade

BA (1st class Hons) Faculty of Dramatic Arts, University of Arts Belgrade

Katarina is Lecturer in digital media and communication design and Coordinator of the Masters of Strategic Communication program at UWA.

She completed her PhD at The University of Melbourne where she also taught in the School of Social and Political Sciences and the School of Culture and Communication.

Katarina has an extensive professional background across media and creative industries as a producer, communication designer, strategist and manager, journalist, copywriter and director. She has worked on a range of successful commercial and artistic projects for film, television, radio, advertising and digital media and translates her industry experience into her teaching.

Katarina’s research is concerned with the ways in which media technologies and practices are changing who we are. It spans inquiry into digital media and cultures, media and communication infrastructures and platforms, communication design and governance, material and social effects of the human media condition and the environmental impact of technological progress.

Roles and responsibilities

Katarina is coordinator of the Masters in Strategic Communication program at UWA

She is available for the supervision of PhD projects engaging with areas corresponding to her research interests.

Teaching overview

At UWA Katarina coordinates units across undergraduate, honours and postgraduate levels of study, including

SOCS5200 Digital Advocacy
COMM2002 Digital Media
COMM3002 Media Production Project
COMM4103 iGeneration
COMM5604 Media Governance

Research

digital media and cultures

media technologies, infrastructures and platforms

media and communication governance and policy

environmental communication design and strategies

social studies of science and technology

robotics, AI and VR

space exploration and advocacy

Keywords

  • Digital Media
  • Technology And Society
  • Media Governance and Policy
  • Digital media and cultures
  • E-waste
  • Protest
  • Commons and Capitalism
  • Media and creative industries
  • Environmental politics and communication
  • Outer space-exploration

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outer space Social Sciences
media culture Social Sciences
capitalist production Social Sciences
governance Social Sciences
media technology Social Sciences
enculturation Social Sciences
cultural economy Social Sciences
digital media Social Sciences

Research Output 2011 2019

  • 10 Article
  • 4 Conference presentation/ephemera
  • 2 Chapter
6 Citations (Scopus)
outer space
space technology
governance
human relations
social effects
3 Citations (Scopus)
Space debris
Debris
Satellites
Earth (planet)
Momentum
1 Citation (Scopus)

Extra-planetary mobilities and the media prospects of virtual space tourism

Damjanov, K. & Crouch, D., 2 Jan 2018, In : Mobilities. 13, 1, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

outer space
tourism
Tourism
travel
media culture
4 Citations (Scopus)

Lunar cemetery: Global heterotopia and the biopolitics of death

Damjanov, K., 2013, In : Leonardo: Art Science and Technology. 46, 2, p. 159-162

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orbital Life on the International Space Station

Damjanov, K. & Crouch, D., 9 Jan 2019, In : Space and Culture: the journal. 22, 1, p. 77-89 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

way of life
harbor
Social Relations
governance
planet