Research Week 2020

Broome 02 Jun 2020 - 05 Jun 2020

The Nulungu Research Institute invites you to join us for Research Week 2020!

A Celebration of Kimberley Research for Kimberley Environments and People

Tuesday 2 June - Friday June 5

  • Aboriginal Research, why is it unique? A Panel Discussion
  • Keynote Presentation for World Environment Day: Dr Anne Poelina
  • Environmental Research in the Kimberley
  • Kimberley Aboriginal Health Research
  • What are the environmental humanities, and what is field philosophy?
  • Introduction to Nulungu, Majarlin and Kimberley Research Groups
  • International research collaborations, and much more!

Please RSVP to Uweinna Albert to receive the link and password for the Zoom Sessions: uweinna.albert@nd.edu.au

  • Tuesday - Thursday schedule

     TuesdayWednesdayThursday
    All welcome
    8:00am - 9:00am
    Introduction to Nulungu Postgraduate
    Researchers – an update on
    developments since 2019
    Dr Sandra Wooltorton
    (30 minutes)
    How to maximise research impact
    using library services
    Jackie Stevens
    (1 hour)
    Ethics: How to write a good application
    Dr Natalie Giles
    (1 hour)
    12:00pm - 1:00pm An Interview with Notre Dame Special
    Award Researcher, 2020 - 2023
    Dr Des Melissa Marshall
    (30 mins)
    What is unique about Aboriginal
    research methods? What are the
    implications for all research types?
    Panel: Anna Dwyer, Anne Poelina,
    Melissa Marshall, John Jacky
    (1 hour)
    What are the environmental humanities,
    and what is field philosophy?
    Presentation and Conversation
    Professor Stephen Muecke
    (1 hour)
    3:00pm - 4:00pm How can you use, or better use, your
    research support services?
    Notre Dame Research Office:
    (1 hour)
    Nulungu Research: Who are we, what
    do we do and how do we do it?
    Nulungu Staff
    (1 hour)
    Majarlin Research: Who are we, what do
    we do and how do we do it?
    Led by Dr Jaya Pinikahana
    (1 hour)
    4:00pm - 5:00pm Research Specialty Conversations:
    Kimberley Transitions – news and theory
    updates from the world of change.
    (30 minutes)
    Research Engagement:
    Dr Bahareh Badrian (one hour)
    Research Specialty Conversations:
    Kimberley Aboriginal Health. Includes an
    overview of the Kimberley Aboriginal
    Health Planning Forum Research
    Subcommittee and examples of projects
    from Kimberley Aboriginal Medical Services
    and Rural Clinical School researchers
    (one hour)

    Note: Please RSVP to Uweinna Albert to receive the link and password for the Zoom Sessions: uweinna.albert@nd.edu.au

  • World Environment Day (Friday) schedule

     Tuesday
    All welcome
    8:00am - 9:00am
    Environmental Research in the Kimberley
    Panel of speakers from Environs Kimberley, Kimberley Land Council & Nulungu Research Institute
    (1 hour)
    12:00pm - 1:00pm On Just Terms: A PhD Journey De-colonising
    Research Through First Law, Collective Wisdom, Ceremony and Hope
    2020 guest speaker: Dr Anne Poelina
    (1 hour)
    3:00pm - 4:00pm International Research Collaboration.
    Beginning: Voicing Rivers
    Nulungu, ECU, University of Quebec
    Prof Laurie Guimond, Dr Sandra Wooltorton, Dr Anne Poelina, Prof Pierre Horwitz, Dr John Ryan, Prof Len Collard
    (1 hour)

    Note: Please RSVP to Uweinna Albert to receive the link and password for the Zoom Sessions: uweinna.albert@nd.edu.au