Sora Park is a Professor of Communication and Associate Dean of Research at the Faculty of Arts & Design, University of Canberra. She is the project leader of the Digital News Report Australia, and author of Digital Capital (2017, Palgrave). She has published widely on the impact of digital technology on audiences, with a special focus on digital inclusion and the distribution of opportunities and privileges in society. She has extensive international experience in policy research and consultancy.
Sora was the former Director of the News & Media Research Centre at the University of Canberra and the Chair of Media Industry Studies Interest Group, International Communication Association (ICA). She is currently the President of Australian and New Zealand Communication Association (ANZCA).
Previously she taught at Hanyang University, where she was the Director of the Interdisciplinary Program of Women’s Studies. Her previous positions include Research Fellow at Korea Press Foundation and Visiting Scholar at the University of California San Diego, Oxford Internet Institute and American University.