Professor Bronwyn Fredericks

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous

Office of the Vice-Chancellor
b.fredericks@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60627

Overview

Qualifications

  • Masters (Coursework) of Education, University of Tasmania
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Central Queensland University

Publications

  • Brimblecombe, Julie, Ferguson, Megan, McMahon, Emma, Fredericks, Bronwyn, Turner, Nicole, Pollard, Christina, Maple-Brown, Louise, Batstone, Joanna, McCarthy, Leisa, Miles, Eddie, De Silva, Khia, Barnes, Adam, Chatfield, Mark, Hill, Amanda, Christian, Meaghan, van Burgel, Emma, Fairweather, Molly, Murison, Anna, Lukose, Dickson, Gaikwad, Surekha, Lewis, Meron, Clancy, Rebekah, Santos, Claire, Uhlmann, Kora, Funston, Sarah, Baddeley, Laura, Tsekouras, Sally, Ananthapavan, Jaithri, Sacks, Gary and Lee, Amanda (2024). Benchmarking for healthy food stores: protocol for a randomised controlled trial with remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in Australia to enhance adoption of health-enabling store policy and practice. BMC Public Health, 24 (1) 1790. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-19277-0

  • Schmider, Joann, Prideaux, Bruce and Fredericks, Bronwyn (2024). Indigenous voices: Using cultural knowledge for tourism. Annals of Tourism Research Empirical Insights, 5 (2) 100141, 100141. doi: 10.1016/j.annale.2024.100141

  • Clapham, Kathleen, Senior, Kate, Longbottom, Marlene, Bessarab, Dawn, Fredericks, Bronwyn, Harwood, Valerie, Sheppeard, Fiona, Haynes, Bronte, Wellington, Kaitlen and Kelly, Peter (2024). Shifting sands: Indigenous conceptions of health and place in fragile times. Health & Place, 89 103308, 103308. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2024.103308

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Grants

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn (2024). Indigenous voice as self-determination: co-designing a shared future for all Australians. The Routledge handbook of Australian Indigenous peoples and futures. (pp. 124-142) edited by Bronwyn Carlson, Madi Day, Sandy O'Sullivan and Tristan Kennedy. Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Taylor and Francis. doi: 10.4324/9781003271802-10

  • Gilbert, Stephanie, Bunda, Tracey and Fredericks, Bronwyn (2024). The edge of the tide: exploring the complexities and futures of aboriginality from the critical perspectives of indigenous researchers. The Routledge handbook of Australian Indigenous peoples and futures. (pp. 253-268) edited by Bronwyn Carlson, Madi Day, Sandy O'Sullivan and Tristan Kennedy. Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Taylor and Francis. doi: 10.4324/9781003271802-20

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn and Bradfield, Abraham (2023). Asserting Indigenous agencies: constructions and deconstructions of James Cook in Northern Queensland. The Palgrave handbook on rethinking colonial commemorations. (pp. 351-382) edited by Bronwyn Carlson and Terri Farrelly. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan. doi: 10.1007/978-3-031-28609-4_19

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn, Bunda, Tracey and Bradfield, Abraham (2023). Indigenous women in academia: reflections on leadership. Global leadership perspectives on industry, society, and government in an era of uncertainty. (pp. 36-54) edited by Ataus Samad, Ezaz Ahmed and Nitin Arora. Hershey, PA, United States: Business Science Reference. doi: 10.4018/978-1-6684-8257-5.ch003

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn, Bunda, Tracey, Barney, Katelyn and Bradfield, Abraham (2023). The importance of “seeing oneself” in Australian universities: representations and reflections of Indigeneity in higher education. International encyclopedia of education. (pp. 109-118) edited by Robert J. Tierney, Fazal Rizvi and Kadriye Ercikan. New York, NY, United States: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/b978-0-12-818630-5.06007-3

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn and Deravin, Linda (2021). Caring for our elders. Yatdjuligin: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nursing and midwifery care. (pp. 354-370) edited by Odette Best and Bronwyn Fredericks. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/9781108894166.018

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn, Best, Odette and Ward, Raelene (2021). Community controlled health services: what they are and how they work. Yatdjuligin: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nursing and midwifery care. (pp. 121-138) edited by Odette Best and Bronwyn Fredericks. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/9781108894166

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn, Adams, Mick and Best, Odette (2021). Indigenous gendered health perspectives. Yatdjuligin: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nursing and midwifery care. (pp. 104-120) edited by Odette Best and Bronwyn Fredericks. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/9781108894166.007

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn and Bargallie, Debbie (2020). An Indigenous Australian cultural competence course: talking culture, race and power. Cultural competence and the higher education sector: Australian Perspectives, Policies and Practice. (pp. 295-308) edited by Jack Frawley, Gabrielle Russell and Juanita Sherwood. Singapore, Singapore: Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-15-5362-2_16

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn, White, Nereda, Phillips, Sandra, Bunda, Tracey, Longbottom, Marlene and Bargallie, Debbie (2019). Being ourselves, naming ourselves, writing ourselves: Indigenous Australian women disrupting what it is to be academic within the academy. Academic Writing and Identity Constructions: Performativity, Space and Territory in Academic Workplaces. (pp. 75-96) edited by Louise M. Thomas and Anne B. Reinertsen. Cham, Switzerland: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-01674-6_5

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn and Ward, Raelene (2019). Indigenous-led research. Yatdjuligin. (pp. 179-191) Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/9781108123754.012

  • McPhail-Bell, Karen, Nelson, Alison, Lacey, Ian, Fredericks, Bronwyn, Bond, Chelsea and Brough, Mark (2019). Using an indigenist framework for decolonizing health promotion research. Handbook of research methods in health social sciences. (pp. 1543-1562) edited by Pranee Liamputtong. Singapore: Springer Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-5251-4_32

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn, Best, Odette and Fergie, Doseena (2018). Caring for our elders. Yatdjuligin: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nursing and midwifery care. (pp. 231-244) edited by Odette Best and Bronwyn Fredericks. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/9781108123754.015

  • Ward, Raelene, Fredericks, Bronwyn and Best, Odette (2018). Community controlled health services: what they are and how they work. Yatdjuligin: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nursing and midwifery care. (pp. 82-96) edited by Odette Best and Bronwyn Fredericks. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/9781108123754.007

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn, Adams, Mick and Best, Odette (2018). Indigenous, gendered health perspectives. Yatdjuligin: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nursing and Midwifery Care. (pp. 67-81) edited by Odette Best and Bronwyn Fredericks. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/9781108123754.006

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn, Kinnear, Susan, Daniels, Carolyn, Croft-Warcon, Pamela and Mann, Julie (2017). Perspectives on enabling education for indigenous students at three comprehensive universities in regional Australia. Indigenous pathways, transitions and participation in higher education: from policy to practice. (pp. 119-132) edited by Jack Frawley, Steve Larkin and James A. Smith. Singapore: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-4062-7_8

  • McPhail-Bell, Karen, Nelson, Alison, Lacey, Ian, Fredericks, Bronwyn, Bond, Chelsea and Brough, Mark (2017). Using an Indigenist framework for decolonizing health promotion research. Handbook of research methods in health social sciences. (pp. 1-20) edited by Pranee Liamputtong. Singapore, Singapore: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-981-10-2779-6_32-1

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn L. (2015). Of old and new: messages conveyed by Australian Universities. Courting Blakness: Recalibrating Knowledge in the Sandstone University. (pp. 78-87) edited by Fiona Foley, Louise Martin-Chew and Fiona Nicoll. St Lucia, QLD, Australia: University of Queensland Press.

  • Ward, Raelene, Fredericks, Bronwyn and Best, Odette (2014). Community controlled health services: What they are and how they work. Yatdjuligin: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nursing and Midwifery Care. (pp. 87-101) edited by Best, O. and Fredericks, B.. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn, Adams, Mick and Best, Odette (2014). Indigenous gendered health perspectives. Yatdjuligin: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nursing and Midwifery Care. (pp. 74-86) edited by Odette Best and Bronwyn Fredericks. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn and Ward, Raelene (2014). Researching with us, our way. Yatdjuligin: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nursing and midwifery care. (pp. 189-203) edited by Odette Best and Bronwyn Fredericks. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

  • Boyle, J., Fredericks, B. and Teede, H. (2013). Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia, education and health literacy. Education in Australia: Cultural Influences, Global Perspectives and Social Challenges. (pp. 107-114) edited by Pavel Jelinek. New York, United States: Nova Science Publishers.

  • Fredericks, Bronwyn, Maynor, Priscilla, White, Nereda, English, Fenwick W. and Ehrich, Lisa Catherine (2013). Living with the legacy of conquest and culture: social justice leadership in education and the Indigenous peoples of Australia and America. International handbook of educational leadership and social (in)justice. (pp. 751-780) Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer Netherlands. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-6555-9_39

  • Fredericks, B., Adams, K. and Edwards, R. (2011). Aboriginal community control and decolonizing health policy: A yarn from Australia. Democratizing health : consumer groups in the policy process. (pp. 81-96) edited by Hans Löfgren, Evelyne de Leeuw and Michael Leahy. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar.

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Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor