Manager of Indigenous Student Services, La Trobe University

Jonelle (Nellie) GREEN is a Badimaya woman (Yamatji mob) from the Central Wheatbelt area of
Western Australia.

Nellie has worked in Indigenous Higher Education for over 17 years in Perth and in Melbourne. She is currently Manager of Indigenous Student Services at La Trobe University, Melbourne and is a graduate of Curtin University, Perth. Nellie completed her Honours year in 2010.

Nellie is an artist whose work has appeared in a number of joint exhibitions, logos, corporate design, and on covers of published books. Her writing has been published in "Etchings - Indigenous" (Ilura Press), "Message Stick—Aboriginal Contemporary Writing" and "The Strength of us as Women—Black Women Speak", both by Ginninderra Press.

Experience

  • 2008–2011
    Manager, Indigenous Student Services, La Trobe University
  • 2001–2008
    Co-ordinator, Ngarn-gi Bagora Indigenous Centre, La Trobe University
  • 1999–2001
    Executive Assistant, Centre for Aboriginal Studies, Curtin University
  • 1994–1999
    A/Co-ordinator, Kulbardi Aboriginal Centre, Murdoch University

Education

  • 2010 
    Curtin University, Bach of Applied Science (Hons) Indig Comm Dev
  • 2000 
    Curtin University, Bach of Applied Science, Indig Comm Dev

Research Areas

  • Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Education (130301)
  • Studies Of Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Society (169902)
  • Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Cultural Studies (200201)

Honours

2000 NAIDOC Noongar Region Artist of the Year Award recipient

  • Melbourne, Australia
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