Professor Rhonda Marriott

Professor Rhonda Marriott, AM

Professor and Centre Director, Ngangk Yira Research Centre, Murdoch University.

Associate Investigator 3

Matrilineally descended from the Nyikina people of the Kimberley, AI Marriot is the inaugural Director of the Ngangk Yira Research Centre for Aboriginal Health and Social Equity. With over 30 years’ academic experience, over 50 years in the nursing profession and over 30 years in midwifery, she specialises in the translation of maternal, early childhood and youth research outcomes (from mixed methods) into national policy and practice, focusing on ‘strengthening Aboriginal family futures through transformational research’.