Australasian Animal Studies Association

Scollen, Associate Professor Rebecca

Associate Professor in Creative Arts

University of Southern Queensland
Research interests / activities

Animals and live performance; Animals and tourism; Animal welfare


Coleman, Ellie and Scollen, Rebecca and Batorowicz, Beata and Akenson, David (2021) Artistic Freedom or Animal Cruelty? Contemporary Visual Art Practice That Involves Live and Deceased Animals. Animals, 11:812. pp. 1-14. ISSN 2076-2615

Scollen, Rebecca Jane and Mason, Andrew (2020) 'Sea World - Gold Coast, Australia's discourse of legitimation: signage and live animal shows (2015-2018) as indicators of change in messaging' in Journal of Sustainable Tourism. pp. 1-16.

Scollen, Rebecca (2018) 'Animals and Humans on Stage: Live Performances at Sea World on the Gold Coast' in Animal Studies Journal, 7:1, 248-269.

Potential areas for collaboration
Animals in live performance; Animals and eco tourism; Wildlife conservation
Potential areas for research supervision
Animals in live performance Animals and art Animals and tourism