I am Asian Studies Convenor and Senior Lecturer of Chinese at the University of New South Wales (Australia). I was with the University of Tasmania before arriving in Sydney. I research and supervise research students in Chinese new media, news media and their socio-cultural-political structure and stricture in China's transformation. I am the author of Media and Cultural Transformation in China (Routledge, 2009). I am one of the Chief Investigators of an Australian Research Council Discovery project “Internet Histories in Australia and Asian Pacific” (2010-2014). She is also working on a special issue on HIV/AIDS in China.