Hayward, Colleen

Colleen Hayward

Senior Noongar woman Professor Colleen Hayward is Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Equity and Indigenous) of Edith Cowan University and head of ECU’s Centre for Indigenous Education and Research  Kurongkurl Katitjin. For over 30 years Colleen has worked on policies and programs across a wide range of issues, reflecting the needs of minority groups at community, state and federal levels. She was the 2008 National NAIDOC Aboriginal Person of the Year Award, the recipient of the 2006 WA Premier’s Multicultural Ambassador’s Award and a 2009 inductee into the WA Department of Education’s Hall of Fame for Achievement in Aboriginal education. In 2012, Colleen was inducted into the Western Australian Women’s Hall of Fame, recognised as a Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia, and appointed Western Australian Ambassador for Children and Young People.  

Session Venue Date Time
A Question of IdentityUniversity Club Theatre22 Feb 20142:30pm-3:30pm