Master of Arts (Science and Technology Studies), Deakin University, 2000.
Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland, 1992.
Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours), Murdoch University, 1986.
Recent Research Grants
Putting the public back into public health: Visual communication of public health data for public understanding - Needle and Syringe Exchange Programs - A design approach, Department of Health WA, Scholarships to Support Industry Engagement PhD Projects,
2014 - 2019, $39,000.
Using community engagement and enhanced visual information to promote FireWatch satellite communication as a support for collaborative decision-making, Australian Research Council, Grant - Linkage (Projects),
2012 - 2016, $487,368.
Reimagining Perth's Lost Wetlands, Edith Cowan University, ECU Industry Collaboration Grant - 2014 (Round 2),
2014 - 2016, $76,334.
Recent Publications (within the last five years)
Brady, D., (2020), Saying no to Roe 8. Eco-activism and social work : New directions in leadership and group work, 74-88, Abingdon, England, Routledge.
Brady, D., Gaynor, A., (2019), European history of the Greater Brixton Street Conservation Area and surrounds. A jewel in the crown of a global biodiversity hotspot, 419-430, Perth, Western Australia, Kwongan Foundation and WA Naturalists Society.
Pietracatella, R., Brady, D., (2020), A New Development in Front Group Strategy: The Social Aspects Public Relations Organization (SAPRO). Frontiers in Communication, 5(24), 1-10, DOI: 10.3389/fcomm.2020.00024.
Brady, D., (2019), Space, place, and agency in the Roe Highway Protest, Western Australia. Contention, 7(1), 29-48, DOI: 10.3167/cont.2019.070104.
Brady, D., Murray, J., (2018), Reimagining the cultural significance of wetlands: From Perth’s lost swamps to the Beeliar Wetlands. Coolabah, 24 & 25(na), 292-307, Barcelona, University of Barcelona.
Brady, D., Ferguson, N., Adams, M., (2018), Usability of MyFireWatch for non-expert users measured by eyetracking. The Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 33(4), 28-34, Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience.
Haimes, P., Medley, S., Brady, D., Baba, T., (2016), Exploring community attitudes towards sharing of bushfire information online. Journal of Disaster Research, 11(3), 552-558, Tokyo, Fuji Technology Press, DOI: 10.20965/jdr.2016.p0552.
Pietracatella, R., Brady, D., (2016), Drink wisely Australians, but keep drinking: does the alcohol industry in Australia frame the discourse on alcohol to maintain hegemony?. Media International Australia, 160(1), 53-66, SAGE Publications Inc., DOI: 10.1177/1329878X16651136.
Barwood, D., Brady, D., Jones, A., Strickland, M., Blane, S., (2017), Creating an understanding of the UV Index amongst pre-service teachers. Proceedings of the 30th ACHPER International Conference: Participation in an active and healthy life: Valuing the participant voice, 46-53, Flinders Park, South Australia, Australian Council for Health, Physical Education and Recreation.
Research Student Supervision
Master of Arts by Research, Peel, fondle, ogle. An exhibition. - and - unfixed parameters: A creative arts praxis investigation of the in-between conditions of the corporeal body. an exegesis.
Doctor of Philosophy, Chinese diaspora and Western Australian nature (Perth region): A study of material engagement with the natural world in diasporic culture
Doctor of Philosophy, A leap in the dark: Identity, culture and the trauma of war mediated through the visual art of North-East european migrants and emigres to Australia after 1945
Master of Arts by Research, Public relations crisis management during the melamine-tainted milk crisis in China
Doctor of Philosophy, Representations of obesity in newspapers: A comparative study between China and Australia
Doctor of Philosophy, Drawn from artists' lives: An empirical study of the situation and realisation of professional visual art practices in the Western Australian field of cultural production.
Doctor of Philosophy, Brand and public relations in taiwanese not-for profit- sector: A case study of the eden social welfare foundation.
Doctor of Philosophy, A study of walking and walkability through a spatial justice/spatial practice framework, in maylands, Western Australia
Doctor of Philosophy, Directing through dialogue: A theatre director's exploration of leadership
Doctor of Philosophy, Designing for communities in bushfire-prone situations: Redesigning the firewatch website interface.
Master of Arts, A comparative study of indigenous people's and early european settlers' usage of three Perth wetlands, Western Australia 1829 -1939