Donald Johannessen has joined the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Unit as Communications Coordinator.

Donald has a Bachelor of Communications (Screen Production and Journalism) and has produced and directed content for National Indigenous Television, Fox Sports, ABC and the Australian Network, which acquired a three-part documentary series about the Indigenous Cricket Tour of India. The series was screened in 46 countries and six languages. Currently Donald completed a Graduate Certificate in Writing, Editing and Publishing at UQ, and is doing his Masters in Communications with Strategic Communications as a major.