Dr Lyndon Ormond-Parker

Lyndon Ormond-Parker
  • Category: Guest presenter
  • Job Title: ARC Research Fellow
  • Organisation: The University of Melbourne
  • Department:  Indigenous Studies Unit, Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School Population and Global Health
  • Country: Australia

Dr Lyndon Ormond-Parker is an ARC Research Fellow with the  Indigenous Studies Unit, Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School Population and Global Health. He was born in Darwin and of Alyawarra decent from the Barkly tablelands region of the Northern Territory. Lyndon has been involved in advocacy, policy development, research and negotiations at the local, national and international level focused on Indigenous communities in the area of information technology, cultural heritage, materials conservation and repatriation.  He is currently a member of the Australian Heritage Council, a principal adviser to the Australian Government on heritage matters and a member of the Advisory Committee on Indigenous Repatriation.