The National Centre for Reconciliation Practice team brings together expertise in cultural safety, Indigenous Knowledges, Indigenous Rights and reconciliation movements.

Leadership team

Research affiliates

Professor Kath Albury
Department of Media and Communication

Professor Julie Andrews
Co-Chair Aboriginal Studies and Indigenous Strategy Committee, Latrobe University

Professor Mirko Bagaric
Dean, Swinburne Law School

Professor Matthew Bailes
Director, Data Science Research Institute

Dr Jill Bamforth
Department of Management and Marketing

Karnika Bansal
Swinburne Law School

Dr Sarah Barradell
Department of Nursing and Allied Health

Dr Rowan Bedggood
Department of Management and Marketing

Professor Amanda Benson
School of Health Sciences

Maya Borom
Swinburne Law School

Associate Professor Philip Branch
Department of Engineering Technologies

Suzette Cameron
Department of Health, Science and Community (Vocational Education and Training)

Professor Therese Davis
Chair, Department of Media and Communication

Dr Robyn Delbridge
Dietetics, Latrobe University

Dr Krzysztof Dembek
Centre for Social Impact

Professor Alan Duffy
Director, Space Technology and Industry Institute

Professor Doa El-Ansary
Department of Nursing and Allied Health

Dr Samantha Edwards-Vandenhoek
Centre for Transformative Media Technologies; Centre for Design Innovation; Department of Communication Design

Professor John Evans
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Indigenous Engagement

Professor Robyn Eversole
Centre for Social Impact

Professor Jane Farmer
Director, Social Innovation Research Institute

Dr Rosemary Fisher
Department of Business Technology and Entrepreneurship

Professor Dennis Foley
Entrepreneurship, University of Canberra

Professor Bronwyn Fredericks
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Indigenous Engagement, University of Queensland

Dr Loretta Garvey
Department of Nursing and Allied Health

Professor Susie Garvis
Chair, Department of Education

Dr Vincent Giarrusso
Department of Film, Games and Animation

Rachel Gilder
Department of Health, Science and Community (Vocational Education and Training)

Dr Stephen Glackin
Centre for Urban Transitions

Jeremy Glover
Department of Business, Design, Media and ICT (Vocational Education and Training)

Dr Asanka Gunasekara
Department of Management and Marketing

Dr Freya Higgins-Desbiolles
UniSA Business, University of South Australia

Dr Jill Holt
Department of Film, Games and Animation

Kaz Horsley
Department of Media and Communication

Associate Professor Karen Hughes
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences; Centre for Transformative Media Technologies

Professor Jarrod Hurley
Department of Physics and Astronomy; Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing

Associate Professor Amirul Islam
Department of Health Sciences and Biostatistics

Professor Christine Jubb
Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance; Centre for Transformative Innovation

Associate Professor Therese Keane
Department of Education

Dr Evie Kendal
Department of Health Sciences and Biostatistics

Dr Julie Kimber
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr Faith Kwa
Department of Health Sciences and Biostatistics

Dr Richard Laferriere
Department of Business Technology and Entrepreneurship

Professor Gavin Lambert
Director, Health Innovation Research Instutite

Associate Professor Emma Lee
Centre for Social Impact; Swinburne Business School

Associate Professor Teresa Libesman
Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Sydney

Professor Dean Lusher
Centre for Transformative Innovation

Dr Jessica Mackelprang
Department of Psychological Sciences

Dr François Malherbe
Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology

Professor Karen Malone
Centre for Urban Transitions

Professor Tim Marjoribanks
Swinburne Business School

Associate Professor Chris Mason
Centre for Social Impact

Professor Rachael McDonald
Chair, Department of Nursing and Allied Health

Dr Katya Pechenkina
Learning Transformations

Dr Adi Prananto
Department of Business Technology and Entrepreneurship

Dr Scott Rayburg
Department of Civil and Construction Engineering; Centre for Sustainable Infrastructure and Digital Construction

Professor Peter Read
Adjunct Professor, Australian Centre for Indigenous History, Australian National University

David Reid
Department of Media and Communication

Anne Rohde
Department of Education

Professor Mark Rose
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Indigenous Strategy and Innovation, Deakin University

Associate Professor Stephane Shepherd
Centre for Forensic Behavioural Science

Professor Emma Sherry
Department of Management and Marketing

Professor Wendy Stone
Centre for Urban Transitions

Professor Milé Terziovski
Chair, Department of Business Technology and Entrepreneurship

Professor Monica Thielking
Chair, Department of Psychological Sciences

Dr Justin Trounson
Centre for Forensic Behavioural Science

Jenny Turner
School of Engineering

Associate Professor Lorenzo Veracini
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Associate Professor Sam Wilson
Department of Management and Marketing, Co-lead Public Interest Technology program, Social Innovation Research Institute

Dr Armita Zarnegar
Department of Computing Technologies

Professor Jun Zhang
Director, Cybersecurity Lab; Department of Computing Technologies

Contact the National Centre for Reconciliation Practice

If you would like to work with us on nationally transformative reconciliation projects, we would like to hear from you. Email us at reconciliation@swinburne.edu.au.

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