PROF MARCIA LANGTON

PROF MARCIA LANGTON

Positions

  • Alcohol Management Plans (Harm Minimisation)
  • Aboriginal Health and Wellbeing
  • Australian Indigenous Studies (Australian land tenure, land rights, native title, resource extraction industry and corporate social responsibility)
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
  • Anthropology (Australian land tenure, social organisation, cultural values)

Overview

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Affiliation

Member of

  • Commonwealth Review of Indigenous Training and Employment Programmes. Member 2013 -
  • Empowered Communities Project (Jawun Indigenous Partnerships). Advisor 2013 -
  • Australian Employment Covenant. Advisory Committee 2011 -
  • Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (NPY) Women's Council. Patron 2011 -
  • Murrup Barak Institute of Indigenous Development Associates Forum, The University of Melbourne. Member 2010 -
  • Rotary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Indigenous Scholarships. Advisory Committee 2010 -
  • Yothu Yindi Foundation. Advisor 2005 -
  • Australian Anthropological Society. Member 2000 -
  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies. Member 2000 -
  • Institute of Australian Geographers. Member 2000 -
  • Expert Panel on the Constitutional Recognition of Indigenous Australians. Member 2011 - 2012
  • Cape York Institute for Policy and Leadership. Chair 2004 - 2009
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Higher Education Advisory Council. Chair 2002 - 2005
  • Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody. Anthropologist 1989 - 1991

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Investigator on

Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, Macquarie University 2005
  • BA (Hons), The Australian National University 1984

Awards and honors

  • Shortlisted for 2009 Prime Minister?s Prize For Australian History for First Australians, 2009
  • Macquarie University Alumni Award For Distinguished Service, 2009, 2009
  • The Victorian Premier?s Literary Awards, Alfred Deakin Prize For Best Essay Enhancing Public Debate, 2007, 2007
  • Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, 2001
  • Member of the Order of Australia, AM, 1993

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Supervision

Available for supervision

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