Indigenous Advisory Group

Professor Yvonne Cadet-James

Professor, James Cook University. Passionate about empowering people to gain the confidence and skills to set and achieve their goals. Over the years she has been successful in mentoring many…
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Professor Cindy Shannon

Professor Emeritus, The University of Queensland. Descendent of the Ngugi people from Moreton Island. Has contributed to Indigenous health policy development and implementation nationally and undertaken a number of independent primary…
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Juanita Sellwood

Academic Skills Advisor with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Centre at James Cook University. Torres Strait Islander woman. She has a passion for the teaching profession with over 12 years’ experience…
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Dr Sandy O’Sullivan

Associate Professor, School of Communication and Creative Industries, University of the Sunshine Coast. Member of the Wiradjuri (Aboriginal) Nation. Research focuses on alternative dissemination processes for Indigenous Australian research students and…
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Dr Graeme Gower

Senior Lecturer, Edith Cowan University. Descendant of the Yawuru people of Broome in Western Australia. Has been involved in Indigenous education for thirty-two years and actively involved in research in…
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Dr Felecia Watkin Lui

Senior Lecturer and the Director of Research Training at the School of Indigenous Australian Studies at James Cook University. Torres Strait Islander woman with ancestral and family links to Erub,…
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Clair Andersen

Aboriginal Higher Education Advisor, Tasmanian Institute of Learning and Teaching, UTAS. She has Yanyuwa and Gunggalida clan connections in the Gulf country of Northern Australia. Her research interests are in…
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Associate Professor Heidi Norman

Associate Professor in Australian and Indigenous history and politics at the University of Technology Sydney. Her family descend from the Gamilaroi nation in north western New South Wales. Research and teaching…
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Evaluators

Professor Susan Page

Professor in the Centre for the Advancement of Indigenous Knowledges, University of Technology Sydney, where she is collaborating on a university wide Indigenous Graduate Attribute project. Her research focuses on Indigenous…
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Professor Carmen Robertson

Professor, Art History, Carleton University. She is a first nation’s Canadian and her research interests include Aboriginal Adult education, Indigenous arts and culture and she has a curatorial program of production.