Journal article

Research is horizontal ellipsis making the emotional dimensions of academics' research visible

Mark Selkrig, Catherine Manathunga, Ron Keamy

The Australian Educational Researcher | SPRINGER | Published : 2020

Abstract

Research is at the core of universities' raison d'être and is an integral aspect of academic work, yet the ever-changing parameters around research are problematic. While studies have examined changes brought about through research assessment exercises and issues of academic identity in the twenty-first century, fewer studies have used arts-related research methods to engage with academics' experiences of these changes. This article draws upon visual and textual material generated by academics at an Australian university to investigate how academic researchers engage with research in the current milieu. This research offers an aesthetic mode of interruption and resistance to consider the emo..

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