Dr Carland is the Director of the Bachelor of Global Studies at Monash University’s School of Social Sciences. She regularly guest hosts on ABC Melbourne radio, including Radio National’s series “Assumptions”. She is a regular Friday panelist on ABC TV’s News Breakfast. Dr Carland has been a panelist at the United Nations’ Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement. She has also been named on the 500 Most Influential Muslims in the World list, and as a “Muslim Leader of Tomorrow” by the UN Alliance of Civilisations.