History

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Jennifer is an academically qualified, professional historian and archaeologist. Her expertise is in research for Historical Biographies, Local and Regional Histories; Genealogy; Cultural Heritage Significance Assessments; Archaeological Site Assessments: 18th – 20th century European Settlement and Industrial heritage; Historical Research and Publication.
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Dr Judith McKay is a museum curator, historian and heritage consultant with wide experience in museums, exhibitions, research and writing.
Judith Nissen
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Judith is a freelance historian with more than two decades’ experience. In addition to published works, commissions for a range of private and corporate clients have included research for permanent and temporary museum exhibitions, histories of buildings and organisations, archives reports, heritage significance assessments and citations, and genealogical research. From 2008 to 2018 Judith has been the Australian Dictionary of Biography Research Assistant for Queensland.
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Kay Cohen is an experienced historian specialising in government administration, the history of organisations, and Queensland’s history and cultural heritage. She is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society of Queensland.
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Lee has experience in researching and writing digital histories, having worked on the Find & Connect web resource as the Queensland based historian and as a research assistant on the Australian Women’s Archives Project. She is currently involved with the Centre for Social and Cultural Research, Griffith University in developing a website that will serve as a portal of research publications, commentaries and interactive resources focusing on Australian history up to 1859 in the territory that formally constituted the northern part of NSW during that period.
Mary Howells
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Mary is an historian with extensive experience in local history, local heritage surveys, non-indigenous cultural heritage research, and interpretive writing for historical tourism materials.
Neville Buch
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Dr Neville Buch has produced several histories on Protestant churches and para-church organisation in Queensland. He is currently writing two books for the 125th anniversary of Junction Park State School and for 40th anniversary of St Thomas More (Catholic) Secondary College.
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Patricia O’Shea is a professional historian and clinical nurse educator of University students.