Presenter: Naomi Wolfe Lecturer Faculty of Education and Arts
Naomi is an Aboriginal who grew up in Tasmania. She encourages a collaborative learning between Aboriginal and non Aboriginal staff and students at the University to break down barriers, destroy stereotypes and to cultivate new relationships based on respect.
She has a professional and personal interest in Indigenous cross cultural training and awareness as well as Indigenous pedagogies and theology. Her personal interest in ancient and women’s history.
She is the Coordinator of Jim-baa-yer Indigenous Unit for Victorian campuses. She sees this as an opportunity to give something back to her community and use her skills to assist other Aboriginal people achieve their academic potential.
She is a founding board member of North American Institute for Indigenous Theological Studies an international community of First Nations Theology