Erin Bassett is the Director of Media and Communications at the Lowy Institute.
She is responsible for promoting the Institute’s research, people and events and is the main point of contact with domestic and international media outlets. She directs the Institute’s media and social media strategy and helps to build the profiles of the Institute’s experts, as well as coordinating internal and external communications. She runs the Institute’s annual Media Award, which recognises excellence in foreign affairs journalism.
Before joining the Institute, Erin worked at the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. She has degrees in Arts and Law from the University of Sydney.
Erin can be contacted at +612 8238 9035.