Nikki Moodie

Dr Nikki Moodie

Research Fellow

Melbourne CSHE

Dr Nikki Moodie (Gamilaraay) joined the Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education in August 2015, as a Research Fellow supporting the Hallmark Indigenous Research Initiative.

Nikki teaches in Australian social policy and Indigenous education, whilst her research concerns indigeneity, surveillance and the state, focusing on the governance of Indigenous policy, higher education and data production.

Nikki holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Political Science from The University of Queensland, and a Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology from The Australian National University. Her doctoral research explored different conceptions of social capital and the nature of restrictive social norms in educational contexts.