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Dr Susan Fountaine

Senior Lecturer

School of Communication, Journalism and Marketing

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Poliitcal communication, gender politics, corporate social responsibility

Thematics

21st Century Citizenship

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Communication and Media Studies (200100): Languages, Communication And Culture (200000)

Research Outputs

Journal

Fountaine, SL. (2016). Small business, shifting boundaries: A case study of strategic communication in the digital age. Prism. 13(1), 1-12 Retrieved from http://mro.massey.ac.nz/xmlui/
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Hou, Z., & Fountaine, S. (2016). Moving forward through the mist: Reimagining strategic communication in the digital age. PRism. 13(1), 1-6 Retrieved from http://www.prismjournal.org/fileadmin/13_1/Hou_Fountaine_Editorial_introduction.pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S., Hou, Z.
Comrie, MA., & Fountaine, SL. (2016). The journey to 'next journalism' in New Zealand: political editors' tweets from the 2013 Labour leadership campaign. Communication Research and Practice. 2(2), 177-190 Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/rcrp20
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, S., & Comrie, M. (2015). Politics in the provinces: The otago daily times and Manawatu standard coverage of election 2014. Political Science. 67(2), 161-175
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Ross, K., Fountaine, S., & Comrie, M. (2015). Facing up to Facebook: politicians, publics and the social media(ted) turn in New Zealand. Media, Culture and Society. 37(2), 251-269
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, S. (2012). Book review - Women in management worldwide: Progress and prospects, edited by Marilyn J. Davidson and Ronald J. Burke (2011). Gender in Management: an international journal. 27(3), 214-216 Retrieved from http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journals.htm?issn=1754-2413&volume=27&issue=6&articleid=17053182&show=abstract
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, S. (2012). Book Review - Revealing and concealing gender: Issues of visibility in organizations Edited buy Patricia Lewis and Ruth Simpson (2010). Gender in Management: an international journal. 27(6), 426-429 Retrieved from http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journals.htm?issn=1754-2413&volume=27&issue=6&articleid=17053182&show=abstract
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Murray, N., Tremaine, M., & Fountaine, S. (2012). Breaking through the glass ceiling in the ivory tower: Using a case study to gain new understandings of old gender issues. Advances in Developing Human Resources. 14(2), 221-236 Retrieved from http://adh.sagepub.com/content/14/2/221
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S., Murray, N.
Comrie, M., & Fountaine, S. (2006). 'Knowing' through the news. International Journal of the Humanities. 3(8), 181-188 Retrieved from http://ijm.cgpublisher.com/product/pub.26/prod.708
[Journal article]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Comrie, M., & Fountaine, S. (2005). On-screen politics: The tvnz charter and coverage of political news. Political Science. 57(2), 29-42
[Journal article]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2005). The media and body image: If looks could kill. PRism. 3(1)
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2005). Incorporating women: A history of women and business in the United States. Women in Management Review. 20(7), 527-530
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, S., Comrie, M., & Cheyne, C. (2005). Empty heartland: The absent regions on New Zealand television. Media International Australia: Culture and Policy. (117: A Clever Little Country? Cultural Change and Identity in New Zealand), 100-109 Retrieved from http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=013441040081317;res=IELLCC
[Journal article]Authored by: Cheyne, C., Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Phelan, S., Bernanke, J., & Fountaine, S. (2005). A 'heart to heart' on race relations: TVNZ's State of the Nation as public sphere discourse. Pacific Journalism Review. 11(1), 133-153 Retrieved from http://www.pjreview.info/articles/heart-heart-race-relations-tvnz-s-state-nation-public-sphere-discourse-758
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S., Phelan, S.
Comrie, M., & Fountaine, S. (2005). Retrieving public service broadcasting: Treading a fine line at TVNZ. Media, Culture and Society. 27(1), 101-118+121
[Journal article]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2003). From candidate to cabinet: The changing media strategies of Marian Hobbs. Communication Journal of New Zealand - He Kohinga Korereo. 4(1), 33-43
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2002). Women Trouble: The framing of the New Zealand First List controversy. Women Talking Politics: Newsletter of the Aotearoa/New Zealand Women and Politics Network. 5, 12-15
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
O'Neill, D., Fountaine, SL., & Sligo, FX. (2002). Who's bothered by solecisms? Perceptions of error in English language use. Australian Journal of Communication. 29(1), 93-110
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S., Sligo, F.
Fountaine, SL., & McGregor, J. (2001). Good news, bad news: New Zealand and the Global Media Monitoring Project. Communication Journal of New Zealand - He Kohinga Korereo. 2(1), 55-70
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2000). Sex, status and style: Women politicians talk about the media. Women Talking Politics: Newsletter of the Aotearoa/New Zealand Women and Politics Network. (3), 1-4
[Journal article]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
McGregor, J., Fountaine, S., & Comrie, M. (2000). From Contest to Content: The Impact of Public Journalism on New Zealand Election Campaign Coverage. Political Communication. 17(2), 133-148
[Journal article]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.

Book

Zorn, T., Comrie, M., & Fountaine, S. (2016). Crisis Communication Research in Aotearoa/New Zealand. In The Handbook of International Crisis Communication Research. (pp. 347 - 356).
[Chapter]Authored by: Fountaine, S., Zorn, T.
Fountaine, SL. (2016). New Zealand media coverage of women and women politicians. In G. Kemp, B. Bahador, K. McMillan, & C. Rudd (Eds.) Politics and the media. (pp. 326 - 340). New Zealand: Auckland University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, S., & Comrie, MA. (2013). New Zealand media coverage of women and women politicians. In B. Bahador, G. Kemp, K. McMillan, & C. Rudd (Eds.) Politics and the media. (pp. 272 - 285). Auckland, New Zealand: Pearson
[Chapter]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Comrie, M., & Fountaine, S. (2006). Tagasi tulevikku Uus-Meremaal: Kas 'kolmanda voimaluse' kompromiss suudab taaselustada avalik-oiguslikku ringhaalingut?. In CS. Nissen (Ed.) Muutuste kursil: Avalik-oiguslik ringhaaling Euroopa meediamaastikul. (pp. 133 - 145). United Kingdom: John Libbey Publishing
[Chapter]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Comrie, M., & Fountaine, S. (2006). La Nouvelle-Zelande face a l'eternal retour de la RSP: la 'troisieme voie' peut-elle compromettre la relance de la radiodiffusion de service public?. In CS. Nissen (Ed.) Faire la Difference. (pp. 167 - 185). United Kingdom: John Libbey Publishing
[Chapter]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Comrie, M., & Fountaine, S. (2006). Back to the future in New Zealand: Can a 'third way' compromise reinvigorate public service broadcasting?. In CS. Nissen (Ed.) Making a difference: Public service broadcasting in the European media landscape. (pp. 147 - 162). United Kingdom: John Libbey Publishing
[Chapter]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Comrie, MA., & Fountaine, SL. (2005). Through a distanced lens: New Zealand's coverage of the Iraq conflict. In SA. Nohrstedt, & R. Ottosen (Eds.) Global War - Local Views: Media Images of the Iraq War. (pp. 245 - 261). Goteborg, Sweden: Nordicom
[Chapter]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2005). Communication ethics. In F. Sligo, & R. Bathurst (Eds.) Communication in the New Zealand Workplace: Theory and Practice. (pp. 29 - 42). Wellington, NZ: Software Technology New Zealand
[Chapter]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
McGregor, J., O'Leary, E., Fountaine, SL., & Comrie, MA. (2002). Local government and news. In JD. Ed (Ed.) Empowering communities? Representation and participation in New Zealand's Local Government. (pp. 98 - 115). Wellington, NZ: Victoria University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2002). Are we there yet? The long road to gender equity in the news.. In J. McGregor, & MC. Eds (Eds.) What's News? Reclaiming Journalism in New Zealand. (pp. 244 - 258). Palmerston North, NZ: Dunmore Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Sligo, FX., Fountaine, SL., Sayers, JG., & O'Neill, D.(2000). Effective communication in business. Palmerston North, NZ: Software Technology NZ Ltd
[Authored Book]Authored by: Fountaine, S., Sayers, J., Sligo, F.

Thesis

Fountaine, SL. (2002). Women, Politics and the Media: The 1999 New Zealand General Election. (Doctoral Thesis, Massey University, Palmerston North, NZ)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: Fountaine, S.

Report

Fountaine, SL.(2016). Global media monitoring project national report: New Zealand. Toronto, Canada: WACC - World Association for Christian Communication
[Technical Report]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Comrie, M., Vaccarino, F., Fountaine, S., & Watson, B. (2007). Media literacy information in New Zealand: A comparative assessment of current data in relation to adults. Broadcasting Standards Authority.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S., Vaccarino, F.
McGregor, J., & Fountaine, SL. (2006). New Zealand census of women's participation 2006.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2004). Freedom of expression in New Zealand: Striking a balance. Massey University, Department of Communication and Journalism.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Fountaine, S.

Conference

Fountaine, SL.Small business, shifting boundaries: A case study of strategic communication in the digital age. . Wellington, NZ
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL.The power of resurrection? The "Crusher" Collins comeback. . Fukuoka, Japan
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Comrie, M., & Fountaine, SL.Reading the lines: Political cartoons in the 2014 general election. . Palmerston North, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Comrie, MA., & Fountaine, SL.(2005). Knowing through the news: The information content of TVNZ news. . University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Comrie, MA., & Fountaine, SL. (2005). Who is making the news?. In C. Mills, & DM. Eds (Eds.) Australian & New Zealand Communication Association International Conference 2005. (pp. unpaged). Christchurch, NZ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Comrie, MA., & Fountaine, SL. (2005, August). Knowing through the news: The information content of TVNZ news. Presented at The Third International Conference on New Directions in Humanities. University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2005). Searching for balance: Free expression and protection from harm. Australian & New Zealand Communication Association International Conference 2005: Communication at Work. (pp. unpaged). Christchurch, NZ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Comrie, MA., & Fountaine, SL. (2005, July). Who is making the news?. Presented at Communication at Work: Showcasing Communication Scholarship: Annual Meeting of the Australia New Zealand Communication Association. Christchurch, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Comrie, MA., & Fountaine, SL. (2004, July). Under investigation: The fate of current affairs under a Public Service Charter. Presented at Second International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities. Monash University Centre, Prato, Italy.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2004). Framing gender politics: The New Zealand First list controversy. International Journal of the Humanities. Vol. 2 (pp. 341 - 347). : 2nd International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Comrie, MA., & Fountaine, SL. (2004). Under investigation: The fate of current affairs under a public service charter. International Journal of the Humanities. (pp. 1221 - 1227). : 2nd International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2004, July). Framing gender politics: The New Zealand First List controversy. Presented at Second International Conference on New Directions in Humanities. Monash University Centre, Prato, Italy.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Comrie, MA., & Fountaine, SL. (2003). Chartering change? The potential and pitfalls of reintroducing public service broadcasting to TVNZ. In C. Hatcher, T. Flew, & JJ. Eds (Eds.) Austrialian & New Zealand Communication Association International Conference 2003: Designing Communication for Diversity. Brisbane, QLD
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Comrie, M., Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL., & McGregor, J. (2002). Reconstructing gender for the 21st century: News media framing of political women in New Zealand. Australian and New Zealand Communication Association : On-line Journal. (pp. unpaged). Gold Coast, QLD: 2002 Australia and New Zealand Communication Association Conference
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2001). Don't look now - the vultures are circling: Challenge of the media for female political leadership and representation. In A. Kinnear, & LG. Eds (Eds.) The International Women in Leadership Conference. (pp. 61 - 67). Perth, WA
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Fountaine, S.

Other

Fountaine, SL., & Comrie, M. (2015, April). Politics in the provinces: Local newspaper coverage of Election 2014.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2013, April). Political candidates, Facebook and the NZ 2011 Election. In Massey University.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, S. (2012, June). Female politicians and facebook: Case studies from the 2011 general election campaign. In Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, S. (2012, March). Better fashions for a brighter future: Starfish, sustainability and social responsibility. In Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2005). Who's the boss?: The girl power frame in New Zealand newspapers. In School of Politics and International Studies, Queens University, Occasional Papers(pp. 1 - 27). : Queens University, Centre for Advancement of Women in Politics
[Working Paper]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Phelan, S., Bernanke, J., & Fountaine, SL. (2004, September). A 'heart-to-heart on race relations' - TVNZ's 'state of the nation' as public sphere discourse. : Massey University, Department of Communication and Journalism.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Fountaine, S., Phelan, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2004). Knowing yourself as a writer. Taking Charge of Your Doctorate Workshop
[Other]Authored by: Fountaine, S.
Phelan, S., Bernanke, J., & Fountaine, S.A heart to heart on race relations: Tvnz’s state of the nation as public sphere discourse.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Fountaine, S., Phelan, S.
Fountaine, SL. (2002). Women players: the game frame in the 1999 general election. In New Zealand Centre for Women and Leadership Working Paper Series(pp. 1 - 22). : Massey University, New Zealand Centre for Women and Leadership
[Working Paper]Authored by: Fountaine, S.

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
CoSupervisor 2 0

Current Doctoral Supervision

CoSupervisor of:

  • Fei Xiao - PhD
    LGBTQ Co-cultures and LGBTQ Identities on Chinese Social Media
  • Aruneewan Buaniaw - PhD
    A case study of mental health communication programme delivery during mass violence in southern Thailand, 2004-2014

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