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Mr Richard Gehrmann

Mr Richard Gehrmann
Name Richard Gehrmann
Position Senior Lecturer (International Studies)
Section School of Humanities and Communication
Office Q201
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1073
Extension 1073
Email
Qualifications BA Griffith , GCertIntellSecAn TrainCommand , PGDipSocSc Qld , GDipFET USQ , MA Deakin , MDefStud UNE , MEd USQ , MSt Cambridge

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified ( 169999 )
  • Cultural Studies not elsewhere classified ( 200299 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 210399 )
  • Other Human Society not elsewhere classified ( 449999 )
  • Cultural Studies not elsewhere classified ( 470299 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 430399 )

Research interests
War and society, Social and cultural history, International relations, Memory & identity, War in film and memoirs, Military geography, Military organisation and culture studies.

Professional memberships
USQ Human Research Ethics Committee

Industry affiliations
International Australian Studies Association
Military Organisation and Culture Studies Group
Australian Historical Association
Royal Geographical Society

Currently teaching courses/programs
INR3003 War & Terrorism: Introduction to Strategic Studies
HIS8001 War and Society
INR8011 Australia & Asia
INR3000 Australian Foreign Relations
INR1000 Introduction to International Relations
HMT3002 Independent Study: International Relations
INR1002 Soft Power & Cultural Diplomacy

Research most recent
‘Frontline heroes: Bush fires, the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and the Queensland Press’, Martin Kerby, Margaret Baguley, Richard Gehrmann and Alison Bedford, Media, War & Conflict, Vol 14, 2021 https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/1750635221990939

Communication, Interpreting and Language in Wartime: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, 2020, Amanda Laugesen & Richard Gehrmann (eds), Palgrave Macmillan, https://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9783030270360

‘Conflicting Perspectives’, Malcolm Brown and Richard Gehrmann, 2020, Human Security in World Affairs: Problems and Opportunities (eds Alex Lautensach & Sabina Lautensach), BCcampus Open Education and the University of Northern British Columbia, Vancouver, pp. 141-183.


Research most notable
Jessica Gildersleeve and Richard Gehrmann (eds), 2017 Memory and the wars on terror: Australian and British perspectives, Palgrave Macmillan, London, https://www.palgrave.com/de/book/9783319569758

Richard Gehrmann, 2017, 'Service personnel: Australian experiences of interculturality and violence in interwar India’ in Rendering the Unspeakable Past: Legacies of Violence in Modern Australia, Robert Mason (ed), New York, Berghahn, pp. 199-216. http://www.berghahnbooks.com/title/MasonLegacies

Richard Gehrmann, Matt Grant & Samantha Rose, 2015, ‘Australian unarmed peacekeepers on Bougainville; 1997 – 2003’, Peace Review, vol. 27, no. 1, 52-60.

Richard Gehrmann, 2014, 'Entertaining Australian troops at war in Afghanistan and Iraq’, Popular Entertainment Studies, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 128-143.


Publications in ePrints

Kerby, Martin ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4073-2559 and Baguley, MargaretORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0098-6378 and Gehrmann, Richard and Bedford, AlisonORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6708-9896 (2021) Frontline heroes: bush fires, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the Queensland Press. Media, War and Conflict. pp. 1-18. ISSN 1750-6352

Laugesen, Amanda and Gehrmann, Richard, eds. (2020) Communication, interpreting and language in wartime: historical and contemporary perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Cham, Switzerland. ISBN 978-3-030-27036-0

Gehrmann, Richard and Laugesen, Amanda (2020) Conclusion: cross-cultural communication and language in wartime: reflections and future directions. In: Communication, interpreting and language in wartime: historical and contemporary perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Cham, Switzerland, pp. 255-266. ISBN 978-3-030-27036-0

Brown, Malcolm and Gehrmann, Richard (2020) Conflicting Perspectives. In: Human Security in World Affairs: Problems and Opportunities (2nd ed.). BCcampus, pp. 141-183.

Laugesen, Amanda and Gehrmann, Richard (2020) Introduction: understanding communication, interpreting, and language in wartime. In: Communication, interpreting and language in wartime: historical and contemporary perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Cham, Switzerland, pp. 3-22. ISBN 978-3-030-27036-0

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified ( 169999 )
  • Cultural Studies not elsewhere classified ( 200299 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 210399 )
  • Other Human Society not elsewhere classified ( 449999 )
  • Cultural Studies not elsewhere classified ( 470299 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 430399 )