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  • I am by positionality an educated woman of white-Australia, a child of colonialism, born and raised on land stolen from Indigenous peoples. Today I am a critical feminist anthropologist, but my trajectory has been circuitous: my mother's death at a...More


  • University of Chicago
    • -
    • -
    • 2018 to Present

  • International Fieldwork
    • Exploring Development Complexities
    • Gender and Business planning advisor
    • June 2017 to July 2017

    Fieldwork in rural Yogyakarta, Indonesia

  • Mitacs Globalink
    • Université de Montréal
    • Research Intern
    • June 2016 to September 2016

    Three months’ work researching, writing, and editing three interdisciplinary collaborative papers for publication in peer reviewed journals. Nominated for Mitacs 2016 Award for Excellence in Research Innovation

  • Professional Engineering Contracting Companies
    • Mining and Resources Industry
    • Client and Proposal Manager
    • 1992 to 2014

    A successful career in client and strategic business management for global engineering contracting and consulting companies operating within the Mining and Resources Industry.


  • University of Chicago
    • Masters of Arts program in Social Science
    • September 2018 to Present

    About to commence an MA in Social Science with a focus on Cultural Anthropology

  • University of Queensland
    • Bachelor of Arts
    • February 2014 to December 2017

    Extended Major in Anthropology, Minor in Gender Studies (GPA: 6.96/7.0). Research focused at the nexus of gender and religion, particularly focused on South Asian women who live in situations of socially constructed precarity.

  • Monash University
    • Bachelor of Engineering
    • February 1986 to December 1991

    Graduated in Chemical Engineering with Honours