Linda Austin

SCD Linda Austin
School: School of Communication & Design
Department: Professional Communication
Position: Lecturer
Location: RMIT Hanoi City
Phone: (+84) 24-3201-2515

My industry experience includes 15+ years in management and content production (print, radio/television, journalism and photojournalism, graphic design) in the US and the Pacific Islands and 10+ years in educational media, distance learning course design, and university administration (University of the South Pacific, University of Guam).

  • PhD, Communication, The University of Queensland (Aust.)
  • MS, Journalism, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (US)
  • BA, Government and Journalism, California State University, Sacramento (US)



Professional communication, media production

Communication/ICTs for social change and development, scholarship of learning and teaching, agricultural extension, women’s media