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Appendix 8 - Professional activities

Professional activities

Albert, Trish

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Using Indigenous artefacts to teach Aboriginal culture', workshop presented at Garma Festival, Northern Territory, August 2006.

Archer, Eric

Committees: Member, National Collections Preservation Committee.

Member, Community Heritage Grants Program Selection Panel.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Lecturer, 'Conservation at the National Museum of Australia', The Australian National University Museums and Collections program, Museum Management Course, Canberra, September 2006.

Publications: 'Saving the lifesavers: The story of the recovery of the Lifesaver series of paintings by artist Paul Blahuta', Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 2, June 2007, pp. 6–7.

Arnold, David

Publications: 'Talkback Classroom International — civics and citizenship in action', paper on National Capital Authority website, January 2007.

'Preparing for a second Australia–Korea Talkback Classroom Forum', in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 2, June 2007, p. 31.

Arthur, Jay

Committees: Member, ACT Place Names Committee.

Panel member, Abby Cooper's PhD, 'Victorian Aboriginal sporting history: Towards a display at Brambuk Aboriginal Cultural Centre', The Australian National University.

Panel member, Jill Bough's PhD, 'The social and environmental history of the donkey in Australia', University of Newcastle.

Forum organiser, Stories from the 1967 Referendum, in association with Reconciliation Australia, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, May 2007.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: J Arthur & N Michaelis, 'Representations of Link-Up in the National Museum of Australia', talk at the National Forum of Link-Up Co-ordinators, Melbourne, May 2007.

Publications: 'The Cootamundra Girls memorial', in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander News, vol. 4, no. 1, 2007, p. 10.

'The 40th anniversary of the 1967 Referendum', in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander News, vol. 4, no. 1, 2007, p. 5.

Bach, Joanne

Committees: Secretary and newsletter editor, Museums Australia Sports Heritage Special Interest Group.

Publications: 'Preface' and 'Stories from the surf', in M Higgins, Between the Flags: 100 Years of Surf Lifesaving, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2006, pp. ix–xi, 9, 18.

'Between the Flags: 100 Years of Surf Lifesaving', in Friends Magazine, December 2006, vol. 17, no. 4, p. 10.

'Between the Flags: 100 Years of Surf Lifesaving', Capital Magazine, issue 25, November – December 2006, pp. 42–3.

'Between the Flags: 100 Years of Surf Lifesaving', Signals, Australian National Maritime Museum, March – May 2007, no. 78, pp. 7–11.

Beasley, Lyn

Committees: Vice-president and Treasurer, Museums Australia Education Special Interest Group 2006.

Member, Museums Australia National Council 2007 (Education Special Interest Group representative).

Publications: 'Museum theatre in education', in Friends Magazine, vol. 17, no. 4, December 2006, p. 41.

Bezzina, Helena

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Interpreting the museum', workshop presented at Pushing Boundaries: The History Teachers' Association of Australia National Conference, Perth, October 2006.

H Bezzina & P Clelland Gray, 'Object interpretation', workshop presented at the History Teaching Association, Primary Teachers' Fellowship, Canberra, January 2007.

Blackshaw, Adam

Committees: Member, Albury Library Museum Exhibition and Program Advisory Committee.

Castles, Prue

Committees: Treasurer, ACT Division Committee, Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material Inc. (AICCM).

Coates, Ian

Staff exchange: Visiting Curator, Department of Africa, Oceania and the Americas, British Museum, March – July 2007.

Committees: Member, Museum of Riverina Advisory Committee.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Session chair, Discovering Cook's Collections public symposium, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, July 2006.

Conduit, Georgia

Committees: Executive member, National Capital Attractions Association.

Cooper, Carol

Committees: President, Australian Registrars Committee.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Lecturer, 'Collection management issues at the National Museum of Australia', The Australian National University Museums and Collections program, Museum Management Course, Canberra, September 2006.

President's opening address, 'Risky business: Managing responsibilities and solutions', Australian Registrars Committee Annual Conference, Hobart, November 2006.

Publications: 'President's report', in Journal of the Australian Registrars Committee, vol. 52, July 2006, p. 3.

'President's report', in Journal of the Australian Registrars Committee, vol. 53, November 2006, p. 3.

Coronel, Rebecca

Committees: Member, Museums Australia Temporary and Travelling Exhibitions Special Interest Group.

Cummins, Luke

Committees: Treasurer, Museums Australia (ACT Branch).

Douglas, Louise

Committees: Deputy convenor, Canberra Museum and Gallery Advisory Committee.

Chair, Commonwealth Cultural Institutions Public Programs Working Group.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: L Douglas & T Kirkland, Lecturers, 'Marketing the museum', The Australian National University, Museums and Collections program, Museum Management Course, Canberra, August 2006.

Faculty member, 'Our Museum, Our Community: Our Partnership' professional development program (sponsored by the Fund for Arts and Culture in Central Eastern Europe), Bucharest, Romania, September 2006.

Panel member, Times of Change: New Developments forum, Museums and Galleries New South Wales, Museum of Sydney, November 2006.

Dunski, Maciej

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Quartz — a better way to do our business', paper presented at Aurion Corporation Annual Conference 2006, Gold Coast, October 2006.

Edmundson, Anna

Publications: 'Dhari a Krar exhibition launched during NAIDOC week celebrations', in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander News, vol. 3, no. 2, 2006, p. 9.

'George Nona visits the Museum', in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander News, vol. 4, no. 1, 2007, p. 9.

Fitzgerald, Colleen

Committees: Member, Museums Australia Education Special Interest Group (ACT Branch).

Conferences /seminars/workshops: 'Facilitating student investigations — critical thinking about museum objects and exhibits', workshop presented at Australian Secondary Principals' Conference, Canberra, October 2006.

'Making the most of museums to build critical and historical literacy', workshop presented at History Teachers' Association of Victoria Conference, Melbourne, October 2006.

Publications: 'The National Museum of Australia goes on the road to students in Central Australia and the Top End', in Friends Magazine, vol. 17, no. 3, September 2006, p. 43.

'Celebrating summer between the flags', in Friends Magazine, vol.18, no. 2, June 2007, pp. 32–3.

Fox, Steven

Committees: National Treasurer, Museums Australia July 2006 – May 2007.

Member, Expert Advisory Panel, Old Parliament House Heritage Management Plan, Canberra.

Garland, Roger

Committees: President, Museums Australia (ACT Branch).

Member, Museums Australia National Council (ACT representative).

Chair, Organising Committee, Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra.

National Secretary, International Council of Museums Australian National Committee (from May 2007).

Member, Working Party, Museum Partnerships Program, International Council of Museums Australian National Committee.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Lecturer, 'The evolution of project management at the National Museum of Australia', The Australian National University Museums and Collections program, Museum Management Course, Canberra, August 2006.

Lecturer, 'Governance and museums', The Australian National University Museums and Collections program, Museum Management Course, Canberra, September 2006.

'Governance for Pacific cultural institutions: A cultural focus on performance management and achieving sustainable outcomes', training workshop presented for the Pacific Islands Museums Association, Suva, Fiji, October 2006.

Chair, 'Examining strategy and management', presented at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

Greenslade, Andy

Committees: Art Advisor, Drawing Together Art Award, Australian Public Service Commission, 2007.

A Greenslade & M Neale, '70% Urban: The curatorial rationale and works', presentation (including tour) to Friends of the Museum, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, May 2007.

Publications: 'Ernabella collections', in World of Art and Antiques, 72nd edn, February – August 2007, pp. 192–4.

'Urban views of Indigenous resilience and recovery', in Capital Magazine, May 2007, pp. 48–9.

'Ernabella collection, a living document', in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 2, June 2007, pp. 8–10.

A Greenslade & M Goode, 'Kimberley Girls style comes to Canberra', in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander News, vol. 4, no. 1, 2007, pp. 6–7.

Hallam, David

Committees: Assistant coordinator, ICOM-CC Metals Working Group.

Member, Scientific Committee, Bigstuff07, Bochum, Germany.

Member, Scientific Committee, Metals 07, Amsterdam, Holland.

Publications: LD Hallam & M Higgins, 'A voice from the desert: The Ludwig Leichhardt nameplate', in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 1, March 2007, pp. 16–19.

Hansen, Christine

Committees: Editorial Board, Aboriginal History Journal, The Australian National University, Canberra.

Hansen, Guy

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'History of the collections of the National Museum of Australia', paper presented to Braidwood Historical Society, June 2007.

Harvey, Daina

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Lecturer, 'Public programming at the National Museum of Australia', The Australian National University Museums and Collections program, Museums and Society Course, Canberra, September 2006.

D Harvey, S Kelly, D Mason & S Powell, 'A report on the use of hand held technologies in the public programs of cultural and collecting institutions', paper presented at the Cultural Management Development Program Seminar, Canberra, December 2006.

Henderson, Rowan

Publications: 'Cricket collection in safe hands', in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 1, March 2007, p. 20.

Higgins, Matthew

Publications: 'Another piece of Southern Cloud laid to rest', in Friends Magazine, vol.17, no. 3, September 2006, p. 20.

M Higgins & D Hallam, 'A voice from the desert: The Ludwig Leichhardt nameplate', in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 1, March 2007, pp. 16–19.

Hoffmeister, Tristan

Committees: Member, Interpretation Australia Association (ACT representative).

Interpretation Australia Association Representative, Guiding Organisations Australia.

Member, Australian Tourism Export Council.

Member, Museums Australia Front of House National Network.

Jensen, Sophie

Publications: 'Miss Australia: A nation's quest', in Friends Magazine, vol. 17, no. 4, December 2006, p. 10.

'Miss Australia: A nation's quest', in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 1, March 2007, pp. 10–12.

'Miss Australia: A nation's quest', in Capital Magazine, issue 27, March – April 2007, pp. 46–7.

Kaus, David

Committees: Member, National Photography Festival Organising Committee, Canberra.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Convenor, 'Discovering Lake Mungo' public conversation with archeologists and Barkindji, Muthi Muthi and Nyiaampaa elders, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, May 2007.

Kirkland, Trish

Committees: Member, Canberra Business Council Executive.

Member, Tourism Taskforce.

Member, Advisory Committee, National Capital Educational Tourism Project.

Co-convenor, Marketing and Sponsorship Committee, National Photographic Festival.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: T Kirkland & L Douglas, Lecturers, 'Marketing the museum', The Australian National University, Museums and Collections program, Museum Management Course, Canberra, August 2006.

McNaught, Pip

Committees: Secretary, Museums Australia Community Museums Special Interest Group.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Chair/convenor, 'Practical presentations in exhibitions', seminar at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

Publications: 'Stories from the surf', in M Higgins, Between the Flags: 100 Years of Surf Lifesaving, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2006, pp. 19–21, 28, 38, 39.

'The Springfield medicine chest', in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 2, June 2007, pp. 14–16.

Michaelis, Nancy

Conferences/seminars/workshops: N Michaelis & J Arthur, 'Representations of Link-Up in the National Museum of Australia', talk at the National Forum of Link-Up Co-ordinators, Melbourne, May 2007.

Morton, Craddock

Committees: Member, Australian National Commission for UNESCO.

Chair, National Cultural Heritage Committee.

Member, Council of Australasian Museum Directors.

President, ICOM Australia.

Director, Art Exhibitions Australia Board.

Executive Member, Museums Australia National Council.

Nason, Rebecca

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Convict love tokens', presentation to Friends of the Museum, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, February 2007.

Publications: 'The right snuff: Philip Gidley King's snuffbox', in Friends Magazine, vol. 17, no. 3, September 2006, pp. 14–15.

Neale, Margo

Committees: Member, Indigenous Working Party, Australian Dictionary of Biography.

Member, Advisory Board, Australian Centre for Indigenous History, The Australian National University.

Member, National Australian History Summit, Parliament House, Canberra, August 2006.

Member, Botany Bay Interpretative Think Tank, Kurnell Point, Sydney, organised by Department of Environment and Conservation, Kurnell, January 2007.

Member, National Jury for the Kurnell Point Captain Cook Memorial, March 2007.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Where historians fear to tread: Art as history', presented at the Australian Historical Association conference panel Aboriginal History: Exchanging History Genres , at The Australian National University, Canberra, July 2006.

Opening speech, Warka nganampa munuru: our work is many and varied (exhibition of works by Amata women), Stephanie Burns Fine Arts, Canberra, July 2006.

M Neale & Rocque Berthiaume (University of British Columbia), Lecturers, Landmarks History Program, The Australian National University, Canberra, August 2006.

Opening speech, Three Generations (exhibition of works by Minnie Pwerle, Barbara Weir and Teresa Purla from Utopia, Northern Territory), Solander Gallery, Canberra, September 2006.

Chair and commentator, The Protection of Moveable Cultural Heritage national workshop (collaboration between the Museums and Collection program, The Australian National University and the National Museum of Australia), Canberra, March 2007.

Chair and commentator, Whitefella Forgetting, Blackfella Remembering public forum, Centre for Historical Research, National Museum of Australia, March 2007.

Opening speech, The Women's Show, Vivien Anderson Gallery, Melbourne, March 2007.

Panel member and facilitator, 'Marking time: 10 years since the Bringing Them Home Report, 40 years since the Referendum', Museum Collections and Public Cultures program, The Australian National University, Canberra, May 2007.

M Neale & A Greenslade, '70% Urban: The curatorial rationale and works', presentation (including tour) to Friends of the Museum, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, May 2007.

Opening speech, Two Strong Women (exhibition of works by Sally Gabori and Naminapu Maymuru White), Chapman Gallery, Canberra, June 2007.

Introduction, 'Il Lamb Nai Pombrl Molga Kundal Al : Who is this person? Black or White?' (performance by Dr Michael Mel as part of the Art and Re-enactment conference), National Museum of Australia, Canberra, June 2007.

Chair and respondent, 'New directions in art at Te Papa', seminar by Jonathon Mane Wheoki at Museum Collections and Public Cultures program, The Australian National University, Canberra, June 2007.

Publications: 'People of the Cedar: First Nations Art from North West Coast Canada', in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander News, vol. 3, issue 2, November 2006, p. 8.

Nink, Kipley

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Chair, Stories from the 1967 Referendum forum, held in association with Reconciliation Australia, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, May 2007.

Publications: 'Reckitt's blue and boomerangs, and other nineteenth-century Indigenous artefacts', in Friends Magazine, vol. 17, no. 3, September 2006, pp. 8–9.

'The Joe McGinness tuckerbox and wharfies' hook', in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 2, June 2007, pp. 12–13.

Parker, David

Committees: Member, ACT Branch Committee, Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material Inc. (AICCM).

Paulson, Barbara

Publications: Editor, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander News, vol. 3, issue 2, November 2006, and vol. 4, issue 1, April 2007.

Pegram, Aaron

Publications: 'Jakarta bombing', in Friends Magazine, vol. 17, no. 2, June 2006, pp. 10–11.

'Grieving for an Aussie hero: A locket for Les Darcy', in Collectibles Trader, November 2006 – January 2007, pp. 58–9.

'Les Darcy and a locket', in Friends Magazine, vol. 17, no. 4, December 2006, p. 11.

'Advance Australia and a collection of dog registration tags', in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 1, March 2007, pp. 14–15.

'Finding Frank Gardiner: A curator's frustrating investigation into a pistol in the National Historical Collection', in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 2, June 2007, pp.18–19.

Pickering, Michael

Committees: Referee, Museum Management and Curatorship journal.

Publications: Illustrated commentaries in Georgia Rouette, Exhibitions: A Practical Guide for Small Museums, Museums Australia, 2007, pp. 6, 9, 12, 18, 21, 27, 35, 37, 75, 81, 87, 93, 101, 103, 105, 107, 113.

Book review, Peter Vallee, God, Guns and Government on the Central Australian Frontier, in Friends Magazine, vol. 18, no. 1, March 2007, p. 31.

Rajah, Satish

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Lecturer, 'Implementing OHS Procedures', Museums Studies course, Canberra Institute of Technology, May – June 2007.

Reynolds, Amanda Jane

Committees: Member, Tayenebe Steering Committee.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Eternity series: Fear forum', chair of public forum (featuring shark attack survivor Rodney Fox and Janet Perry), National Museum of Australia, Canberra, November 2006.

'Editing stories', talk presented at Keeping Culture — Launceston Writers Panel, Tasmanian Living Writers' Week, University of Tasmania, Launceston, August 2006.

'Collecting culture', talk presented at Keeping Culture — Devonport Writers Panel, Tasmanian Living Writers' Week, Tiagarra Aboriginal Culture Centre and Museum, Devonport, August 2006.

'Cross-cultural cloaks: Possum skin and Maori dog skin cloaks', chair of public forum presented by the Museums and Collections program, The Australian National University and the National Museum of Australia, Canberra, March 2007.

Chair, 'Working together: Museums and communities', panel at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

Chair and respondent, 'New directions in art at Te Papa', seminar by Jonathon Mane Wheoki, Museum Collections and Public Cultures Program, The Australian National University, Canberra, June 2007.

Publications: 'I treasure hearing stories', in Friends Magazine, vol. 17, no. 4, December 2006, pp. 16–17.

Robertson, Sarah

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Report on 2005 National Museum of Australia travel scholarship to the United Kingdom' (for palaeopathology studies at the University of Bradford), staff seminar presented at the National Museum of Australia, Canberra, July 2006.

Robin, Libby

Committees: Member, Common Names Committee (national), Birds Australia.

Coordinator, Australasian Environmental History Network.

Editor, Ecological Humanities Corner, Australian Humanities Review.

Member, National Committee for the History and Philosophy of Science, Australian Academy of Science.

Member, Commonwealth Working Party, Australian Dictionary of Biography.

Member, Editorial board, Australian Humanities Review (e-journal).

Editorial board member and Book Reviews Editor, Environment and History, White Horse Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Editorial board member, Gippsland Heritage Journal, Kapana Press, Bairnsdale, Victoria.

Editorial board member and Book Reviews Editor, Historical Records of Australian Science.

Editorial board member, International Journal of Environmental History and Environmental Justice, Pondicherry, India.

Editorial board member, Landscapes, Windgather Press, United Kingdom.

Editorial board member, reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia.

Reviewing/refereeing, journals: Altitude, Australian Archaeology, Australian Humanities Review, Australian Journal of Botany, Australian Journal of Environmental Management, Australian Rangelands Journal, Australian Forest History Society Proceedings, Cultural Studies Review, Environment and History (United Kingdom), Environmental History (United States), Eras — Monash School of Historical Studies Journal, Gippsland Heritage Journal, Historical Records of Australian Science, Kronos (South Africa), Journal of Environmental Management (Cambridge, United Kingdom), Proceedings of the Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia, Tasmanian Historical Studies, The Rangeland Journal.

Reviewing/refereeing, book manuscripts: Cambridge University Press, CSIRO Publishing, Federation Press, Melbourne University Press/ Publishing, National Museum of Australia Press, Oxford University Press, University of New South Wales Press, University of Queensland Press.

Reviewing/refereeing, organisations: Australian Research Council, EarthWatch Australia, National Research Foundation of South Africa.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Australia and world history', workshop at Royal Academy of Sciences (IHOPE scoping meeting), Stockholm, May 2007.

'Exploring historical imaginings through works of fiction', in conversation with N Drayson & M Trinca, Historical Imagination Series, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, June 2007.

'Biodiversity and production: Converging ideas for Australian conservation', panel presentation for European Association at Environmental History Annual Meeting, Amsterdam, June 2007.

Schamberger, Karen

Committees: Member, Chinese Australian Historical Society Management Committee.

Publications: 'Places lost and found', Phanfare, no. 221, November – December 2006, pp. 4–6.

'An object biography: Little Red Riding Hood wall hanging', Phanfare, no. 224, May – June 2007, pp. 7–12.

Sear, Martha

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Lecturer, 'Museums and communities', The Australian National University Museums and Collections program, Museum Management Course, Canberra, May 2007.

Shephard, Denis

Committees: Secretary, Australian Map Circle (from February 2007).

Secretary, Organising Committee, Australian Map Circle conference: Finding the Limits, Canberra, February 2007.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Railway material in the National Historical Collection', presentation to Friends of the Museum, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, April 2007.

Smith, Mike

Committees: Co-editor and member, editorial board, reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia.

Stanley, Peter

Committees: Member, Army Military History Projects Committee 2006–07.

Member, Australian History Summit, Parliament House, Canberra, August 2006.

Member, editorial board, reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia.

Tonkin, Susan

Committees: President, Evaluation and Visitor Research Special Interest Group, Museums Australia.

Trinca, Mathew

Committees: Adjunct research fellow, Centre for Public Culture and Ideas, Griffith University.

Member, Advisory Board, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, University of Melbourne.

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Response to critiques', presented at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

'Exploring historical imaginings through works of fiction', in conversation with N Drayson & L Robin, Historical Imagination Series, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, June 2007.

Weber, Thérèse

Committees: Co-editor and member, editorial board, reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia.

Wehner, Kirsten

Conferences/seminars/workshops: Lecturer, 'The National Museum of Australia: Past and present', The Australian National University Museums and Collections program, Museums and Society Course, Canberra, February 2007.

'Response to critiques', presented at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

Wilmot, Lisa

Committees: Member, Commonwealth Small Agencies Forum.

Research and scholarly activities

Archer, Eric

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Sustainable conservators — sustainable collections', paper presented at the AICCM preventive conservation seminar, Sustainable Buildings — Costs vs Conservation Needs, Museum of Sydney, September 2006.

'Sustainable collections management practice: Collections and conservators', paper presented at the INTACH/AusHeritage Symposium, Museums for the 21st Century, New Delhi, March 2007.

'Collecting at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at the INTACH/ AusHeritage Symposium, Museums for the 21st Century, New Delhi, March 2007.

'Significance applications at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at the INTACH/AusHeritage Symposium, Museums for the 21st Century, New Delhi, March 2007.

Arnold, David

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Australian History Mysteries', paper presented at Our History: Questions, Answers and More Stories conference, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, June 2007.

Publications: 'Museums as contested history sites' and 'Classroom resources currently available from the National Museum of Australia', in Primary and Middle Years Educator, Australian Curriculum Studies Association, vol. 4, no. 3, 2006, pp. 3–13.

'Would your students put the 1967 Referendum in an "Australian human rights hall of fame"?', in Teaching History, journal of the History Teachers' Association of New South Wales, vol. 41, no. 1, March 2007, pp. 60–2.

Baum, Patrick

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Maximising storage — a timely solution for the National Museum', paper presented in the Remote and Regional section at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

Beasley, Lyn

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Inspired theatre by an inspiring partnership', paper presented at Many Players Many Parts, the third national forum on performance in cultural institutions, Melbourne, October 2006.

'Environmental education at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at the National Summit for the Australian Network of Places for Sustainability, Alice Springs, April 2007.

Bezzina, Helena

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'The National Museum of Australia and learning', paper presented at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

Blackshaw, Adam

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Engaging audiences through digital content co-creation', paper presented at the American Association of Museums Annual Meeting, Chicago, May 2007, and to staff at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, May 2007.

Coates, Ian

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'A collector's life', seminar presented at the Centre for Anthropology, British Museum, London.

Cooper, Carol

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Safety solution in our stores', paper presented in the Remote and Regional section at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

'More than "the exact words", William Barak's drawings and the recounting of Kulin stories to AW Howitt', paper presented at Drawn Together: The Production and Collection of Indigenous Drawings in Australia, Centre for Cross-Cultural Research, The Australian National University College of Arts and Social Sciences, Canberra, May 2007.

Coronel, Rebecca

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Practical approaches to exhibition project management', paper presented at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

Cummins, Luke

Conferences/seminars/workshops: L Cummins, D Harvey & N Sutton, 'Dora Fay Davenport: How to achieve domestic bliss: Reminiscence theatre at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at Many Players, Many Parts: The Third Forum on Performance in Cultural Institutions, Melbourne, October 2006.

Douglas, Louise

Conferences/seminars/workshops: L Douglas, R Coghlan & M Trinca, 'An Australian journey: Building a national museum in a multicultural society', paper presented at Large/National Museums in a Global World conference, National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen, May 2007.

Publications: Exhibition review, 'On the box: Great moments in Australian television', in reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia, vol. 1, no. 2, September 2006, pp. 162–7.

Edmundson, Anna

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'The National Museum of Australia's Pacific Collections', paper presented at the Museums and Collections Seminar Series, The Australian National University, Canberra, May 2007.

'Authenticity and the North–South divide in contemporary Aboriginal art', paper presented at the Thresholds of Tolerance: History, Human Rights and Art conference, The Australian National University, Canberra, May 2007.

Publications: A Edmundson & M Neale, 'Learning to be proppa: Aboriginal Artists' Collective, proppa NOW', in C Turner & D Williams (eds), History, Human Rights, and Art: Thresholds of Tolerance, The Australian National University Press, Canberra, 2007, pp. 29–38.

Fitzgerald, Colleen

Conferences /seminars/workshops: 'Exploring new ways of presenting student perspectives', paper presented at Snapshots of Remote Communities Teachers' Seminar, Geelong Gallery, February 2007.

Garland, Roger

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'The evolution of project management at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at the Third Annual Australian Project Management Conference, Melbourne, August 2006.

Hall, Laina

Publications: Review, 'Daryl Dellora, The Life, Times and Travels of the Extraordinary Vice- Admiral William Bligh: An Interactive Graphic Novel', in History Australia, vol. 4, no. 1, June 2007, pp. 17.1–17.2.

Hallam, David

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'The use of electrochemical techniques to study protection systems on metals; from theory to museum application', paper presented at Eastern Analytical Symposium, New York, November 2006.

'Breastplates in the National Museum of Australia's collection', staff seminar presentation with D Kaus, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, June 2007.

Hansen, Christine

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Collecting Indigenous collectors', paper presented at the Charles Darwin University/ Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory History Colloquium, Darwin, October 2006.

Harvey, Daina

Conferences/seminars/workshops: D Harvey, L Cummins & N Sutton, 'Dora Fay Davenport: How to achieve domestic bliss: Reminiscence theatre at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at Many Players, Many Parts: The Third Forum on Performance in Cultural Institutions, Melbourne, October 2006.

Helman, Susannah

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'A missionary's life on Moa: Rev. Junius W Schomberg', paper presented at the Second ANU Missionary History Conference: Asia– Pacific Missionaries: At Home and Abroad, Canberra, August 2006.

Henderson, Rowan

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Peddling history at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at the Australasian Cycling History Conference, Geelong, April 2007.

Hetherington, Michelle

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Putting a face to the name: Portraits of the 18th century hero as Captain Cook', paper presented at the 13th David Nichol Smith Seminar in Eighteenth-Century Studies, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand, April 2007.

Higgins, Matthew

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Surveyors at the snowline', paper presented at Australian Map Circle conference, National Library of Australia, Canberra, February 2007.

Publications: 'A mountain sense of place', in Memories in Place: Art in High Country Huts, Craft ACT, Canberra, 2006, pp. 24–32.

Between the Flags: 100 Years of Surf Lifesaving, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2006.

Hoffmeister, Tristan

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Visitor services at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at the Front of House National Network at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

Jensen, Sophie

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Fear and loathing in public spaces: Museums and emotion', the 11th annual Maurice Kelly lecture, Museum of Antiquities, University of New England, Armidale, March 2007.

Kaus, David

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Willandra Lakes Region World Heritage Area Keeping Place', paper presented at the Legacy of an Ice Age Conference, Lake Mungo, September 2006.

'Edmund Milne, amateur collector', paper presented at the Indigenous Collections Forum, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, March 2007.

'Professional development in preparation for the Willandra Lakes Region World Heritage Area Keeping Place', paper presented at the World Heritage of Human Origins Conference, Mildura, April 2007.

'The National Museum of Australia's Pacific Collections', paper presented at the Museums and Collections Seminar Series, The Australian National University, Canberra, May 2007.

'Breastplates in the National Museum of Australia's collection', staff seminar presentation with D Hallam, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, June 2007.

Publications: 'History of Aboriginal breastplates', in T Tremblay (ed.), Unreal Shields: Revisiting Kingplates — Creating Etchings with Attitude, Bannggu Minjany Arts & Cultural Centre, Cairns, pp. 25–32.

Nason, Rebecca

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Furniture in the National Museum of Australia: First Fleet table', seminar presentation at the History of Furniture Symposium, Canberra, March 2007.

Neale, Margo

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Out of country: Too many cooks spoilt the broth', paper presented at Strangers on the Shore: A Conference on Early Coastal Contacts with Australia, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, May 2006.

M Neale, Dr Peter Read, Professor Ann McGrath & Denis Foley, 'Indigenous ways of telling history', National Museum of Australia staff seminar, Canberra, August 2006.

'Alice's necklace — Using Black collections', paper presented at Indigenous Knowledges — A Workshop for Practitioners, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS), Canberra, September 2006.

'Cultural exchange for minorities', paper presented at the Practitioners' Forum (for the Australia and Japan Visual Arts Forum), National Art Centre, Tokyo, September 2006.

Second keynote address, 'Journeys down under: Australia's experience with biennales and triennials', at a public forum for the Australia and Japan Visual Arts Forum, National Art Centre, Tokyo, September 2006.

'Art as history', paper presented at the Thresholds of Tolerance: History, Human Rights and Art conference, The Australian National University, Canberra, May 2007.

Publications: M Neale & A Edmundson, 'Learning to be proppa: Aboriginal Artists' Collective, proppa NOW', in C Turner & D Williams (eds), History, Human Rights, and Art: Thresholds of Tolerance, The Australian National University Press, Canberra, 2007, pp. 29–38.

Oakman, Daniel

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Student sojourners: Museums and the transnational experience of international students', paper presented at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

Paulson, Barbara

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Presenting Indigenous knowledge and culture inside a museum', paper presented at the Indigenous Knowledge in the Workplace Conference, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, Canberra, September 2006.

Pickering, Michael

Publications: 'Policy and research issues affecting human remains in Australian museum collections', in J Lohman & K Goodnow, Human Remains and Museum Practice, UNESCO, Paris, 2006, pp. 42–7.

Reynolds, Amanda Jane

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'That's my writing', paper presented at the National Museum of Australia staff seminar series, Canberra, March 2006.

Publications: AJ Reynolds (ed.), Keeping Culture: Aboriginal Tasmania, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2006.

Robin, Libby

Publications: 'Weird and wonderful: The first objects of the National Historical Collection', in reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia, vol. 1, no. 2, September 2006, pp. 15–29.

How a Continent Created a Nation, UNSW Press, Sydney, 2007.

'Back home to ecology', in Australian Humanities Review, issue 41, February 2007, http://www.lib.latrobe.edu.au/AHR/archive/ Issue-February-2007/EcoIntro.html.

'Home and away: Australian sense of place', in Australian Humanities Review, issue 41, February 2007, http://www.lib.latrobe.edu.au/ AHR/archive/Issue-February-2007/EcoRobin. html.

Schamberger, Karen

Conferences/seminars/workshops: K Schamberger, M Sear & J Wilson, 'World wide webs: Transnational biography in the museum', paper presented at Transnational Lives conference, The Australian National University, Canberra, July 2006.

Sear, Martha

Conferences/seminars/workshops: M Sear, K Schamberger & J Wilson, 'World wide webs: Transnational biography in the museum', paper presented at Transnational Lives conference, The Australian National University, Canberra, July 2006.

'Unworded proclamations: Exhibitions of women's work in colonial Australia', paper presented at the Seize the Day: Exhibitions, Australia and the World conference, Melbourne Museum, October 2006.

Shephard, Denis

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Tools of surveying and mapping in the National Historical Collection', paper presented at 400 Years of Mapping Australia conference, Darwin, August 2006.

Smith, Mike

Publications: 'Characterising late Pleistocene and Holocene stone artefact assemblages from Puritjarra rock shelter: A long sequence from the Australian desert', in Records of the Australian Museum, vol. 58, 2006, pp. 371–410.

MA Smith & J Ross, 'A re-investigation of the archaeology of Geosurveys Hill, northern Simpson Desert', in Australian Archaeology, vol. 64, 2007, pp. 50–2.

MA Smith, PSC Tacon, D Curnoe & A Thorne, 'Human dispersal into Australasia', in Science, vol. 315, 2007, pp. 597–8.

Stanley, Peter

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Self-denying ordinances: Historians and self-censorship', paper presented at The Bill Chill: Self-Censorship in an Age of Uncertainty conference, Museum of Sydney, March 2007.

'Ken Inglis and Sacred Places', paper presented at the Sacred Places Revisited forum (part of Allan Martin Week), The Australian National University, Canberra, May 2007.

'"I have never been in a battle ...": Reflections on writing about war', paper presented at the Writings on War Symposium, University of South Australia, Adelaide, June 2007.

Publications: '"Whom at first we did not like": Australians and New Zealanders at Quinn's Post, Gallipoli', in John Crawford & Ian McGibbon (eds), New Zealand's Great War: New Zealand, the Allies and the First World War, Exisle Publishing, Auckland, 2007, pp. 182–93.

Thorley, Peter

Publications: Exhibition review, 'Colliding Worlds: First Contact in the Western Desert 1932–1984, Melbourne Museum', in reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia, vol. 1, no. 2, September 2006, pp. 152–6.

Trinca, Mathew

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'The National Museum of Australia: Representing a culturally diverse nation in the 21st century', paper presented at the Memory of Nations international conference, Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin, and at the Menzies Centre for Australian Studies Seminar Series, University of London, March 2007.

M Trinca, L Douglas & R Coghlan, 'An Australian journey: Building a national museum in a multicultural society', paper presented at Large/National Museums in a Global World conference, National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen, May 2007.

Publications: M Trinca & K Wehner, 'Pluralism and exhibition practice at the National Museum of Australia', in C Healy & A Witcomb (eds), South Pacific Museums: Experiments in Culture, Monash University ePress, Melbourne, 2006.

'The control and coercion of convicts', in J Sherriff & A Brake (eds), Building a Colony: The Convict Legacy, Studies in Western Australian History, no. 24, 2006, University of WA Press, Nedlands, pp. 26–36.

Review, Andrea Gaynor, Harvest of the Suburbs: An Environmental History of Growing Food in Australian Cities, in Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 17, no. 2, 2006, pp. 291–3.

Van Reyk, Cinnamon

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'ABC Collector Cam: Breeding new cabinets of curiosities or creating collector fever?', paper presented at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

'Birds of Paradise case — a study of a cabinet of curiosity', paper presented at Imperial Curiosity: Objects, Representations, Knowledges, Colonialism and its Aftermath conference, Hobart, June 2007.

Weber, Thérèse

Conferences/seminars/workshops: 'Keeping culture and collecting voices: The National Museum of Australia's Tasmanian project', paper presented at Institute of Professional Editors National Conference 2007, Hobart, May 2007.

'Practical approaches to exhibition text', paper presented at Museums in a Changing Climate: Museums Australia National Conference, Canberra, May 2007.

Publications: Book review, Louise Ravelli, Museum Texts: Communication Frameworks, in reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia, vol. 2, no. 1, March 2007, pp. 109–11.

Wehner, Kirsten

Publications: K Wehner & M Trinca, 'Pluralism and exhibition practice at the National Museum of Australia', in C Healy and A Witcomb (eds), South Pacific Museums: Experiments in Culture, Monash University ePress, Melbourne, 2006.

Wilson, Jennifer

Conferences/seminars/workshops: J Wilson, M Sear & K Schamberger, 'World wide webs: Transnational biography in the museum', paper presented at Transnational Lives conference, The Australian National University, Canberra, July 2006.