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Meet the people who are making a difference at the Northern Institute. Find a profile or get in touch with a researcher. 

Our research teams

Anne Lowell and Elaine L Maypilama discussing project

Contemporary Indigenous knowledge, governance and science

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Researcher Fiona Shalley next to Nightcliff sandstone cliffs

Demography and growth planning

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Researcher Deepika Mathur in front of Solar Panel in Alice Springs

Risk, resilience and sustainability

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Gill Westhrop & Emma Williams against orange Indigenous painting by Linda Ford

Realist research, evaluation and learning



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Researcher Pascal Tremblay

Regional, economic, education and workforce development

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Greg Williams

Teaching and education

Meet the Northern Institute's teaching and education-focused researchers and lecturers

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NI Honorary Dr Miriam-Rose Ungunmerr Baumann AM

Honorary appointments

Explore the Northern Institute's Honorary Appointments.

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Northern Institute Governance

The Northern Institute Advisory Committee provides overarching advice to the Director, related to the Northern Institute’s strategic research directions and connections.

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Professor Kim Humphery standing on a Northern Institute staircase

Director and Research support services

The Research Support Service Team (RSS) collectively provides Northern Institute researchers & research teams assistance and support that ensures successful research project completion & outcomes whilst expanding NI’s reach and profile nationally and globally.

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Sandstone rocks at Nightcliff Beach
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