Media Office

Staffed by a team of experienced journalists, the UNSW Media Office focuses on promoting newsworthy research and other achievements of the University through external media, the UNSW Newsroom and key corporate publications. The Office is also responsible for internal communications, publishing a fortnightly staff e-newsletter, news@unsw.

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External Media Liaison

  • Promoting research and other key activities of the University through domestic and international media.
  • Responding to media queries, including requests for expert comment.
  • Assisting academics with media releases, media placement and opinion pieces
  • Providing media advice and training to senior executives, Deans, heads of school and individual academics.
  • The media experts database of close to 2000 academics, who can provide expert comment on a range of issues.
Corporate Publications

UNSW Newsroom

  • The Office is responsible for the UNSW Newsroom as well as news content on the UNSW homepage.
  • The University's Central Web Unit provides advice and assistance to the UNSW community on web development and maintains web policy, standards and guidelines for the University.

Internal Communications

  • The Office produces News@UNSW, a fortnightly e-newsletter for staff containing news on the latest developments affecting UNSW, and also assists with other internal communications.

Media Enquiries

General Media Enquiries: (02) 9385 2864, fax (02) 9385 1683
After Hours: Denise Knight 0405 207 685
Media Admin: (02) 9385 3192, media[at]unsw.edu[dot]au


UNSW Media Office

Denise Knight
Director
(02) 9385 3249 | 0405 207 685
d.knight[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

Steve Offner
Communications Manager | Editor - Uniken | Law
(02) 9385 1583 | 0424 580 208
s.offner[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

Susi Hamilton
Medicine | Built Environment
(02) 9385 8920 | 0422 934 024
susi.hamilton[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

Deborah Smith
Science
(02) 9385 7307 | 0478 492 060
deborah.smith[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

Ry Crozier
Engineering
(02) 9385 1933 | 0425 245 887
r.crozier[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

Fran Strachan
Arts and Social Sciences, Art & Design
(02) 9385 8732 | 0429 416 070
fran.strachan[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

Julian Lorkin
Australian School of Business
(02) 9385 9887 | 0405 805 365
j.lorkin[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

Leilah Schubert
Media Co-ordinator | Editor - news@UNSW
(02) 9385 8107
l.schubert[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

Natalia Komarova
UNSW Canberra at ADFA
(02) 6268 8760 |0468 989 181
publicrelations[at]adfa.edu[dot]au