ASSOCIATIONS - MEMBERSHIPS 

      

Royal Society of New Zealand (professional member)

 

CIVICUS, World Alliance for Civic Participation (voting member)

 

International Association of Mass Communication Research (IAMCR)

 

Australian Association for the Advancement of Pacific Studies (AAAPS)

International Small Islands Studies Associaiton (ISISA)

Internet Society, Pacific Islands Chapter

Media, Information and Communication Centre (AMIC)

 

Small Island Cultures Research Initiative (SICRI)

 

New Zealand Communication Association (NZCA)

 

Journalism Educators Association (JEA), Australia

 

University Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES, UK)

 

European Community Studies Association (ECSA, USA)

 

European Institute for the Media (EIM), Dusseldorf, Germany

HONOURS/AWARDS 

    

Research Award UNITEC  for contribution to Pacific Research and Innovation in Online Open Access Publishing 2015

Best Supervisor - Thesis Competition Unitec 2017

Best Supervisor - Thesis Competition Unitec 2015

 

Teaching Excellence Award UNITEC, 2008

 

Research Award UNITEC, 2007

 

Award of Recognition of Service, DWU, Papua New Guinea, 2006

 

Certificate of Recognition of Services, Civic Education Project, 2003

 

Student of the Year Award, North College of Thessaloniki, Greece 1987-88