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Mrs Camilla Cripps

Mrs Camilla Cripps
Name Camilla Cripps
Pronoun She/Her/Hers
Position Lecturer (Editing & Publishing)
Section School of Creative Arts
Office Remote
Location Toowoomba Campus
Qualifications BCA Wollongong , BA Wollongong , MEd&Pub USQ

Living and working on Dharawal country, Camilla Cripps is freelance academic and fiction editor with a special interest in Australian fiction. Camilla lectures in the UniSQ Master of Editing and Publishing, and assists with the supervision of MAEP dissertations. Through her research into trauma-informed editing practice, Camilla raises awareness of the importance of trauma-informed care in the Creative Arts, and how trauma affects the praxis of authors and editors. At present, Camilla is testing and validating a set of trauma-informed guidelines for Australian and New Zealand editors and implementing reading resilience pedagogy in early editor education to better prepare budding editors for the rigours of the industry.

Trauma, Trauma-informed practice, Trauma-informed editing practice, Ethical editing, Trauma-informed education practices.

Professional Member of the Australian Institute of Professional Editors (IPEd)
Associate Member of the Small Press Network
Professional Member of the Australasian Association of Writing Programs
Professional Member of the Australian Book Designers Association

Newswriter, Editors NSW Committee, IPEd

  • Centre for Health, Informatics and Economic Research (CHIER)
  • Centre for Heritage and Culture (CHC)

PUB5001 Introduction to Editing and Publishing
PUB5002 Writing for Editors
PUB5003 Editing in Practice
PUB5005 Book Design and Production Management
PUB5006 Digital Publishing Internship
MAR8003 Master of Arts Project A
MAR8004 Master of Arts Project B

Course Examiner, Master of Editing and Publishing
Associate Supervisor, Master of Editing and Publishing