Indigenous Research, Knowledge and Leadership Symposium
Date: 27 – 29 November 2013
The symposium will be hosted by Umulliko Indigenous Higher Education Centre as a flagship event for The Wollotuka Institute's 30th Anniversary Celebrations.
The symposium will explore the history of Indigenous higher education and research and identify possible remedies to existing barriers for creating culturally safe and responsive spaces and learning environments for Indigenous students and academics.
Key issues and challenges that will be interrogated include: Privileging Indigenous Knowledge in the Academy; Decolonising Indigenous Research Methods and Processes; Connecting the Academy with Community; and Indigenous Higher Education, Leadership and Scholarship.