IMPACT | S3 | Ep 2 | Research career opening doors for First Nations students
She’s transformed opportunities for countless First Nations students, and trailblazing Queensland researcher Professor Maria Raciti says her own success started with “giving it a crack”.
CQUniversity’s first Indigenous student to graduate with a PhD back in 2004, the Mackay-born academic is now Professor of Marketing in the School of Business at University of the Sunshine Coast, a Director of its Indigenous and Transcultural Research Centre, and a Principal Fellow of the Academy of Higher Education in the United Kingdom.
Professor Raciti shares the challenges of her journey, and how her research meant influencing key policy, as this podcast series goes back to where the big impact begins - research higher degrees. .
Scholarship opportunities for CQU research higher degree students are now open, to learn more book now for an RHD information webinar.
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IMPACT is CQUniversity's research podcast, exploring ground-breaking research projects, and their real world impacts. For more information visit cqu.edu.au/research.
In the spirit of reconciliation, CQUniversity recognises this episode was recorded and produced on the traditional lands of the Gubbi Gubbi people on the Sunshine Coast, and the Wurrundjeri people of the Kulin Nation in Melbourne.
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