Dr Lyndon Ormond-Parker Senior Research Fellow (Discovery Indigenous) in the Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School Population and Global Health. 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 history of medical collections, information technology, cultural heritage, materials conservation, repatriation and health promotion. He is a member of the Australian Heritage Council (2015-2021) and the Advisory Committee on Indigenous Repatriation (2015-2021).
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Preservation, Digital Technology and Culture. Special Issue: A Reflection of the Day: Essa..
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Return, Reconcile, Renew: Understanding The History, Effects & Opportunities Of Repatriation And Building An Evidence Base For The Future
The repatriation of ancestral remains is an extraordinary Indigenous achievement and inter-cultural development of the past 40 years. This i..
Local Aboriginal Community Archives: The Use Of Information Technology And The National Broadband Network In Disaster Preparedness And Recovery
This project will redefine the way significant and at-risk audiovisual archival material in Aboriginal communities is preserved, protected a..
Internal Research Grant
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Repatriation in the Kimberley: Practice, approach, and contextual history
Lyndon Ormond-Parker, Neil Carter, Cressida Fforde, Gareth Knapman, Wes Morris
Book Chapter | 2020
This volume brings together Indigenous and non-Indigenous repatriation practitioners and researchers to provide the reader with an..
Return, Reconcile, Renew Website and Database
Lyndon Ormond-Parker, Cressida Fforde, Daryle Rigney, Paul Turnbull, Gavan McCarthy, Steve Hemming, Micheal Pickering, Paul Tapsell, Chris Wilson, Tim McKeown, Grace Koch, Wendy Dalitz, Ned David, Amber Aranui, Honor Keeler, Wes Morris
Scholarly Contribution to Database/Website | 2020
When Magnets Collide: Digital Preservation and Access of At-Risk Audiovisual Archives in a Remote Aboriginal Community
L Ormond-Parker, M Langton, S Huebner, J Coleman, C Pearson, R Sloggett, R Nordlinger, K Smith, K Clarke
Report | 2016
Audiovisual materials have been produced and stored by remote Indigenous media and cultural organisations in Australia for over th..
Waringarri Aboriginal Arts: Rethinking practices in conservation documentation through assessing the needs of a community arts centre
J O'Connell, LC ORMOND-PARKER, S Spunner, R Sloggett
Journal article | 2014 | AICCM Bulletin
The conservation profession has well established methods and practices for addressing preservation needs. The practicality of thes..
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Honours, Awards and Fellowships
Senior Research Fellow - Arc Daatsia Fellow
Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health
National Centre for Indigenous Genomics, Australian National University
Archives Advisory Board, The University of Melbourne Archives
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Heritage Oversight Committee, The University of Melbourne
Australian Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
Advisory Committee for Indigenous Repatriation, Ministry for the Arts
Australian Heritage Council, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Remote Media Archiving Working Party, First Nations Media Australia
Advisory Committee Member
Rotary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Tertiary Scholarship
Indigenous Graduate Students Association, The University of Melbourne
World Archaeological Congress
Doctor of Philosophy
University of Melbourne
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology