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Our Advisory Group

Our research and evaluation work is supported by an advisory group which brings together academic experts in areas of interest to Aboriginal Affairs. Together the group provides the perspectives from many disciplines, specialist expertise, and independent advice on the priorities and activities within our research and evaluation program.

The members of the advisory group are:

  • Associate Professor Nicholas Biddle, Senior Fellow, Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research and Deputy Director, Centre for Social Research and Methods, Australian National University
  • Dr Kylie Cripps, Senior Lecturer and Centre Fellow, Indigenous Law Centre, University of New South Wales
  • Professor Tony Dreise, Director, Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research, and Professor, Indigenous Policy Research Australian National University
  • Associate Professor Janet Hunt, Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research, Australian National University
  • Dr Wendy Jarvie, Visiting Professor, School of Business, University of New South Wales Canberra
  • Professor Ilan Katz, Social Policy Research Centre, University of New South Wales
  • Dr Raymond Kelly, Deputy Head of Institute, Purai Global Indigenous and Diaspora Research Studies Centre, University of Newcastle
  • Jeff McMullen AM, journalist, author and film-maker
  • Professor Heidi Norman, Social and Political Sciences Program, University of Technology Sydney
  • Craig Ritchie, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  • Dr Gabrielle Russell, Acting Academic Director and Academic Leader, National Centre for Cultural Competence, University of Sydney

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