Professor Daryle Rigney

Professor Daryle Rigney

Professor Daryle Rigney is a Ngarrindjeri Nation citizen and currently serves as the Director of Indigenous Nations and Collaborative Futures Research, Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education & Research at the University of Technology Sydney. For many years he has worked on nation-building with Indigenous leaders locally, nationally and internationally, the Ngarrindjeri Regional Authority (and as spokesperson on treaty negotiations in 2018) and Australian private and public sector entities. He is a Director of the Australian Indigenous Governance Institute, Senior Fellow Atlantic Fellows for Social Equity, a member of the University of Arizona’s Native Nations Institute Indigenous Advisory Council and previously served as a director of The Australian Centre for Social Innovation. In 2013 Professor Rigney was acknowledged as NAIDOC South Australian Aboriginal person of the year.

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