February 25, 2015

Writing and Academic Resume

25 February 2015 | by Andrea Frost
Awards, Prizes and Scholarships
  • 2019 Louis Roederer International Wine Columnist of the Year
  • 2018 University of Buckingham Humanities Research Institute Scholarship (discount of fees)
  • 2016-2018 Shortlisted for Louis Roederer and Born Digital Wine Writing awards
  • 2013 Wine Communicators of Australia Wine Communicator of the Year
  • 2013 Wine Communicators of Australia Best Wine Book
  • 2012 Born Digital Awards Best Editorial Wine Writing
  • 2006 Melbourne Business School Foundation Scholarship
  • 2001-2003 Founding Editor of the Best Wine Magazine of the Year
Academic Summary
  • 2020 (graduate) MA Philosophy by Research – The University of Buckingham: Research and thesis on the philosophy of wine. Supervised by Professor Sir Roger Scruton. Passed with distinction.
  • 2015 Yale Summer Writers Program – Nonfiction program
  • 2012-2015 Melbourne School of Continental Philosophy – Numerous short courses
  • 2013 Len Evans Tutorial — Wine tasting and judging program
  • 2011-2016 Non-Fiction Writing Classes – Literary non-fiction with Professor Tony Birch at the Melbourne University and the Victorian Writers Centre.
  • 2006 Master of Marketing – The Melbourne Business School
  • 1993 Bachelor of Applied Science – Deakin University (Human Biology, Psychology, Health Promotion)
Writing, Editing and Publishing Positions
  • Columnist – Columnist for the world’s leading wine publications including, The World of Fine Wine and ABC’s delicious.
  • Feature writer – Wine and travel features for various publications including The Australian, Gourmet Traveller Wine Magazine, The Wine Companion, Wine Enthusiast, and Food and Wine, among others
  • Author – Through a Sparkling Glass: An A-Z of the Wonderland of Wine (Hardie Grant, 2013)
  • Magazine Editor – Founding editor of a former wine magazine
Literary and Media Appearances
  • 2018 National Geographic National documentary, ‘Great Innovators: The Rise of Australian Wine’ – interviewed
  • 2018 Central Otago Pinot Celebration – Speaker: ‘Cultural Exchange Through Wine’
  • 2017 Melbourne Food and Wine Festival – Panellist: ‘Champagne Revolution’
  • 2017 NZ Pinot Noir – Keynote speaker: ‘New Threads to Communication’
  • 2015 Melbourne Writers Festival – Panellist: Wine and Music session
  • 2014 Melbourne Writers Festival – Panellist: ‘Thinking and Drinking’ session
  • 2013 Bendigo Writers Festival – Interviewed about my book
  • 2012 Wine Day Out – Speaker: ‘Love and Wonder’

Photo above: James Broadway