Communication Studies (Cultural representations, Cultural diversity)
Educational Games (Serious games, Game studies)
Educational Technology (AR, VR)
Learning and Teaching (Education, Learning, Teaching, Pedagogy)
Media Representation of Muslims Female (Global Media, Comics, Animes, Games)
Media and Communications (Comic Studies, Representations)
Wajeehah Aayeshah is a researcher of Media Studies and Educational Design. She is a third space academic at University of Melbourne, designing curriculum and investigating learning, and teaching in higher education. Her PhD explored games for journalism education. Her Post-Doctoral Fellowship looked into higher education practices and practice-based education. Her research interests include representations of Muslims in media, journalism education, educational games, teaching and learning spaces, and inter-cultural communication. Wajeehah has been teaching Media and Communication Studies courses for over 8 years. In her past life, she has worked in media and journalism industry as well. She is currently exploring comics and animated series from Pakistan. She sees comics as a medium that can tell all sorts of stories, and wants to use them for community development.