Dr Jia Tina Du

Senior Lecturer of Information Studies

Australian Research Council (ARC) DECRA Fellow

Member of Research Centre for Tourism and Leisure Management

Visiting Fellow, Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford, UK

Visiting Professorship at Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China

Editorial Board Member of Online Information Review (SSCI journal, 2017 IF: 1.675, Tier 1 Quality journal), Aslib Journal of Information Management (SSCI journal, 2016 IF: 1.514), and Journal Information and Learning Science (Emerald)

Research Interests

Human-information-technology interactions, Web search, user behaviour, information behaviour, ICT4Development, emerging technologies and social innovation


Leaders Institute of South Australia, Fellow of South Australian Governor’s Leadership Foundation (FGLF 2017)

Research Advisory Committee member of the Australian Library and Information Association (since 2017)

Secretary of Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Asia-Pacific Chapter (2017-2018)


PhD in Information Studies, Queensland University of Technology, Australia 2010
Master of Information Sciences, Nanjing University, China 2006
Bachelor of Information Management & Systems, Nanjing University, China 2004

Contact Information

Mailing address: School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences
University of South Australia
Internal Post Code MLK-06
GPO BOX 2471, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia

Office: Room D3-16, Building D, Mawson Lakes campus
Phone: 61-08-83025269
Email: tina.du@unisa.edu.au
Institutional homepage: http://people.unisa.edu.au/tina.du

Social media:

Twitter: @dujiarainy
Wechat (Weixin) ID: JiaTinaDu
Skype: dujiarainy520