A Different Lens
A Different Lens is a documentary series that draws on the unique perspectives of academic and industry leaders on the world's most pressing issues.
A Different Lens
What happens when robots can make better decisions than we can? How is terrorism shaping our schools? Will true sustainability cost us our way of life? Is populism the new political normal? Should we manipulate our brains in pursuit of a better society?
‘A Different Lens’ is a documentary series that draws on the unique perspectives of academic and industry leaders from across a wide range of disciplines to uncover insights into the themes and challenges that will shape our future.
Episode 19: COVID-19 – Where to next?
In this first A Different Lens Live, an online panel of leading Monash academics discusses your burning questions about where to next regarding the coronavirus.
Episode 18: The bushfires that changed Australia
The lasting impacts of the recent bushfires reach far and wide. Watch A Different Lens to find out why we’re still seeing them.
Snapshot: The COVID-19 ripple effect
What long-term COVID-19 global ripple effects will we see?
Snapshot: Is teaching Australia's most underappreciated profession?
A recent report by the Faculty of Education reveals that the majority of teachers feel unappreciated by the general public.
Episode 17: The state of our mental health
In this episode of A Different Lens, Monash academics explore what’s being done to improve mental health care and address the rise in mental health disorders.
Episode 16: Digital Health – The new frontier of healthcare
It's clear the role of technology in healthcare is growing and changing. But how these systems and tools are being implemented varies greatly, raising the question: Will digital health improve our lives or complicate them?
Episode 15: The ageing population
For the first time in human history, the world's population is rapidly ageing, and in an ageist society we're ill-prepared to handle it. A Different Lens explores the challenges of an ageing population.
Professor of Sociology
Senior Lecturer, Politics and International Relations, Faculty of Arts
Professor of Drug Delivery Sciences
Margaret Gardner Ac
President and Vice-Chancellor, Monash University
Director, Climate Change Communication Research Hub
Professor of Chemical Engineering
Associate Professor, Faculty of IT and Director of Monash Grid Innovation Hub
Professor of Philosophy
Professor and Director of Engagement, Monash Business School
Deputy Dean, Leadership and Executive Education, Monash Business School
Professor, and Director, Monash SensiLab, Faculty of Information Technology
Professor & Director MBA
Maria Garcia De La Banda
Professor, Faculty of Information Technology
Senior Vice-Provost and Vice-Provost (Research); Director of RISE
Associate Professor of Sociology
Associate Professor of Criminology
Co-Director of the Monash Centre for Atomically Thin Materials
Associate Professor, Cyber Security and Systems
Professor of Psychiatry
Professor of Plant Sciences
Director of Monash Energy and Materials Systems Institute
Head of Gambling and Social Determinants
Senior lecturer, Deputy Director of the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law
Professor of Chemistry
Dean of Monash Art, Design & Architecture
Senior lecturer, School of Social Sciences
Senior Lecturer in Education
Associate Professor, Law
Associate Professor, Department of Politics and International Relations and Global Terrorism Research Centre (GTReC)
Professor of International Relations and Director, of the Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Senior Lecturer in Educational Leadership
Lecturer, School of Law
Senior Research Fellow, Psychology
Associate Professor, Education
David Copolov, Ao
Professor of Psychiatry and Pro Vice-Chancellor
Lecturer, School of Social Sciences
Professor of Criminology, Dean of Arts
Associate Professor of Journalism, School of Media, Film and Journalism
Associate Professor, Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Educational Psychology and Inclusive Education
Senior Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
Professor of clinical epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive medicine
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Senior Lecturer, Banking and Finance
Senior lecturer, banking and finance
Associate Professor, Criminology and Director, Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre
Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences