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Dr Danielle Brady

Senior Lecturer

Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 6741
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML18.117  


  • 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)

Book Chapters

  • 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.

Journal Articles

  • 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.

Conference Publications

  • 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

Principal Supervisor

  • 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

Co-principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Representations of obesity in newspapers: A comparative study between China and Australia

Associate Supervisor

  • 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
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