Associate Professor MacNeill teaches in the Master of Arts and Cultural Management program, in the School of Culture and Communication in the Faculty of Arts. With a background in law and economics she had extensive experience in policy work in the government and non-government sector prior to returning to study art history, and obtaining a PhD in Art History (Identity and contemporary Australian art). Her research interests include the intersection between law and artistic practice (in particular cultures of intellectual property and censorship), leadership in the arts and cultural sector, and ethics and creative practices. Associate Professor MacNeill has supervised PhD students in the areas of global creative industries, contemporary art, leadership in the arts, and memorialisation and public art. She is a co-researcher on the project: iDARE
- Developing new approaches to ethics and research integrity training through challenges posed by Creative Practice Research.