Sharon is the Director of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research Unit at Ipsos Australia, and is responsible for a number of complex evaluation projects. Sharon previously worked for the Department of Social Services on Footprints In Time - the Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children. She is a member of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) and the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ roundtable to provide advice on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander statistics. She has a strong reputation for developing survey methodology, ethical conduct of research and associated cultural protocols.
This webinar was held on 15 March 2017.
A full recording of this webinar is available on our YouTube Channel.
The audio, transcript and presentation slides are available under Event Resources on this page.
Drawing on past evaluations, practice wisdom and lessons learnt in the field, this webinar encouraged professionals who are thinking about evaluating the outcomes of a program for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander families or communities to consider evidence in a different light.
We have also published a practioner resource on this topic: Evaluating the outcomes of programs for Indigenous families and communities.
Feature image courtesy of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet.