Associate Professor Chelsea Bond

Principal Research Fellow

School of Social Science
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Affiliate Associate Professor

UQ Poche Centre for Indigenous Health
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
c.bond3@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52021

Overview

Associate Professor Chelsea Bond is a Munanjahli and South Sea Islander woman and a Principal Research Fellow within the School of Social Science at The University of Queensland. She has worked as an Aboriginal Health Worker and researcher in communities across south-east Queensland for the past 20 years with her work focused on interpreting and privileging Indigenous experiences of the health system, including critically examining the role of Aboriginal health workers, the narratives of Indigeneity produced within public health, and advocating for strength based community development approaches to Indigenous health promotion practice. Her current research supported by the Australian Research Council seeks to examine how race and racism operate within the health system in producing the persisting health disparities experienced by Indigenous peoples.

A/Professor Bond is a board member of Inala Wangarra (an Indigenous community development association within her own community), and one half of the Wild Black Women on Brisbane’s 98.9FM and NITV’s The Point.

Research Interests

  • Health justice
  • Race & racism in the health system
  • Strengths based approaches in Indigenous health

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bach. Applied Health Sciences (Honours Class 1), The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Applied Health Science, The University of Queensland

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

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