Larissa Hjorth

Dr Larissa Hjorth is a Chief Investigator in the CCI and Associate Professor in the School of Media and Communication at RMIT University.

She is a researcher, artist and lecturer who has been researching and publishing on gendered customizing of mobile communication, gaming and virtual communities in the Asia–Pacific, much of which is detailed in her book, Mobile Media in the Asia-Pacific. Larissa has published widely on the topic in journals such as Convergence, Journal of Intercultural Studies, Continuum, ACCESS, Fibreculture and Southern Review. She is a ARC research fellow for three years researching online communities in the Asia-Pacific region with Michael Arnold as part of a successful ARC discovery grant.