Archival studies and the conservation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage
Medical anthropology, the history of the collection of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander human remains and repatriation to communities.
The use of broadband and modern technology for the delivery of local community audiovisual material. Collections management, preservation and access.
Dr Lyndon Ormond-Parker is a Melbourne Early Career Academic Fellow with the Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation, Faculty of Arts. He was born in Darwin and of Alyawarr 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.
"Return, reconcile, renew: understanding the history, effects and opportunities of repatriation and building an evidence base for the future." (Fforde, A/Prof Cressida; Rigney, A/Prof Daryle M; Turnbull, Prof Paul; McCarthy, Asst Prof Gavan J; Ormond-Parker, Mr Lyndon C; Hemming, A/Prof Steve J; Pickering, Dr Michael P; Tapsell, Prof Paul; McKeown, Dr C. Timothy; Koch, Mrs Grace; Poliness, Ms Barbara; Morris, Mr Wes; David, Mr Lui N; Aranui, Ms Amber K; Keeler, Ms Honor) awarded by Australian Research Council Linkage Project LP130100131, The Australian National University. (2013-2016) "Digitisation and Indigenous Communities: A Study of the development of online collections. The interface between international institutions and Australian Indigenous communities" (Langton, M., Ormond-Parker, L, & Sloggett, R.) Discovery Indigenous Researchers Development Scheme awarded by Australian Research Council. The University of Melbourne. (2009 - 2010)
Education and training
University of Melbourne 2016
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology 2007
Deakin University 1991
Awards and honors
The University of Melbourne Diversity and Inclusion Award Commendation,
Australian Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, Indigenous Visiting Research Fellow,