Dr Cathie Burgess
President Aboriginal Studies Association, Senior Lecturer University of Sydney, Life Member (Associate) NSW AECG
Cathie Burgess is a Senior Lecturer specialising in Aboriginal Studies and Indigenous education at the University of Sydney. She has extensive experience in secondary school with expertise in Aboriginal Studies, Aboriginal curriculum, HSIE subjects and literacy strategies to improve student outcomes. Cathie currently coordinates and teaches undergraduate & postgraduate Aboriginal Studies programs, mandatory Aboriginal education courses and an elective in Aboriginal Community Engagement. She is currently working on the research project “Aboriginal Voices: Insights into Aboriginal Education” with Dr Kevin Lowe, postdoctoral fellow at Macquarie University.