Dr Jessa Rogers

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Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Communication

Personal details


First Nations Senior Research Fellow
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Communication


Indigenous education, Aboriginal education, Photography, Boarding schools, Indigenous studies, Photoyarn, Indigenous research methods, Indigenous research methodologies, Residential schools, Native education


Film, Television and Digital Media, Specialist Studies in Education, Anthropology

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Australian National University)
  • Master of Education (Guidance & Counselling) (University of Southern Qld)
  • BCI (Drama) (With Distinction) (Queensland University of Technology)
  • BEd (Secondary) (First Class Honours) (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations

Queensland College of Teachers (Full Teaching Registration)

Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand (Full Teaching Registration)


Australian Sociological Association

Native American Indigenous Studies Association

National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition (Associate Member)


Primary School Teacher (Integrated Arts), QLD

High School Teacher (Indigenous Studies, SOSE, Creative Arts), QLD

Executive Teacher, ACT

High School Principal, QLD

Associate Lecturer (Indigenous Education), University of the Sunshine Coast

Lecturer (Postgraduate Indigenous Education), Macquarie University

Senior Lecturer (Indigenous Studies, Arts Education), University of Canberra

Selected publications

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