Manager Repository Services, University of Wollongong

Michael Organ is a digital archvist who works at the University of Wollongong, where he was formerly the University Archivist. He has published in a number of areas pertaining to literature, Australian history, film and art history, library science and politics. He is co-editor of Illawarra Unity - Jounral of the Illawarra Branch of the Australian Society for the Study of Labour History, and also author of Illawarra and South Coast Aborigines 1770-1850 (1989). Michael was the former Australian Greens Federal Member of Cunningham (Wollongong) 2002-4.

Experience

  • 2005–present
    Manager Repository Services, University of Wollongong
  • 2002–2004
    Member for Cunningham, Australian Federal Parliament
  • 1997–2002
    University Archivist, University of Wollongong

Education

  • 1986 
    University of New South Wales, Diploma in Archives Administration
  • 1985 
    University of Wollongong, Bachelor of Science (Honours) Geology

Research Areas

  • Art History (190102)
  • Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander History (210301)
  • Australian Government And Politics (160601)
  • Australian History (Excl. Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander History) (210303)
  • Geology (0403)