Research Staff Profiles

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Adele Carson




Master of Management, Massey University;
Postgraduate Diploma in Communications;
Postgraduate Certificate of Education;
Bachelor of Science (Hons), United Kingdom;
Consumer Studies.



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Adele grew up in England and moved to New Zealand in 2000. After arriving in New Zealand she worked with intermediate, and secondary school students as a teacher for more than 10 years. 

In December 2011 Adele joined Waiariki as a lecturer after completing her Master of Management qualification extramurally. Adele firmly believes in life-long learning and is continually developing plans for her next few educational advancements.

Research Interests:

  • Public Relations
  • Crisis Communications
  • Environmental Communications
  • Religion / Culture and Communications

Research Publications and Outputs:

Carson, A. (2015). Sustainability and Communication Education: Student Perceptions of Environmental Issues.Whitireia Auckland Research Symposium – WARS, Abstract in Conference Proceedings, September 2015.

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