Dr Kerry Heckenberg

Honorary Research Fellow

School of Communication and Arts
Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences


Kerry Heckenberg is currently an active research member in the School of Communication and Arts at the University of Queensland with experience in teaching both science (physiology) and art history at this university.

Research Interests

  • Making and reception of Australian art
    Particular emphasis on the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries
  • Art and Science


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Masters (Coursework), The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor (Honours) of Arts, The University of Queensland


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Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Heckenberg, K.A. (2004). The nineteenth-century Australian exploration journal and pleasurable instruction. Books & empire: Textual production, distribution and consumption in colonial and postcolonial countries, Sydney, Australia, 30 Jan - 1 Feb, 2003. Wagga Wagga, Australia: Bibliographical Society of Australia & New Zealand.

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