Jim Macnamara, PhD, FPRIA, FAMI, CPM, FAMEC is Professor of Public Communication at the University of Technology, Sydney.
Prior to becoming an academic, he had a distinguished 30-year career in professional communication practice spanning journalism,
public relations, and media research. He is the author of 12 scholarly and professional books on media and communication including
Media and Male Identity: The Making and Remaking of Men and Public Relations Theories, Practices, Critiques.
After completing undergraduate and Masters degrees in journalism and media studies, he gained his Doctor of Philosophy from
the University of Western Sydney.