Dr Shannon Faulkhead

Dr Shannon Faulkhead is currently Head, First Peoples Department at Museums Victoria and Adjunct Senior Research Fellow with the Faculty of Information Technology, Monash University. She was also a past Finkel Fellowship and the Project Manager of the Trust and Technology Project at Monash University.

Her research concentrates on the positioning of Indigenous Australian peoples and their knowledges within Australian society. Her focus embraces the differences occurring between Indigenous and mainstream Australia as being positive and working towards methods of celebrating these differences within mainstream research methodologies and collective knowledge. Shannon’s multi-disciplinary research has centred on community and archival collections of records.

Further profile and publication information is available at: http://profiles.arts.monash.edu.au/shannon-faulkhead/publications/