Associate Professor Gwyneth Howell
Associate Professor, Public Relations
Associate Professor Gwyneth Howell has 20 years’ experience in tertiary education and corporate marketing and communications.
Today, Gwyneth is considered to be at the forefront of social media engagement and research. Her theoretical model for media use and response during crises and disasters is internationally acclaimed.
She has extensive global corporate and consulting experience in business, marketing and communication. She has held senior management roles in the services sector and has been delivering innovative education to Western Sydney University Students for 12 years.
Gwyneth’s communication experience has been gathered both in-house within public and private organisations of various sizes and in agencies, providing expertise in strategic response to a range of communication and marketing projects and activities.
In recognition of her work in academe, Gwyneth was awarded an OLT Citation for Teaching Innovation in 2012 and in 2015, Western Sydney University named her an Inaugural Distinguished Teaching Fellow.
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