Dr Meredith Martin

Associate Director, Cultural and Public Engagement
University of Melbourne


Dr Meredith Martin is Associate Director, Cultural and Public engagement at the University of Melbourne, providing leadership of the University’s cultural impact agenda. Bringing thought leadership, research, and teaching and learning into strategic public programming and partnerships with key cultural institutions, extending the University’s reach and audiences and ensuring our place in the cultural life of the city of Melbourne. Meredith has published widely on culture-led regeneration and was an Australian Research Council Fellow in the School of Culture and Communication, where she collaborated closely with Professors Nikos Papastergias and Scott McQuire. Meredith’s doctoral research explored the persistence of cultural reform as a solution to urban blight and social exclusion from late-nineteenth-century London to contemporary northern England.

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