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Researcher: Baltra-Ulloa, AJ (Dr Joselynn Baltra-Ulloa)

Fields of Research

Social Work
Race and Ethnic Relations
Counselling, Welfare and Community Services
Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development
Vocational Education and Training Curriculum and Pedagogy
Clinical Social Work Practice
Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies
Studies in the Creative Arts and Writing

Research Objectives

Cultural Understanding
Ethnicity, Multiculturalism and Migrant Development and Welfare
Law, Politics and Community Services
Social Class and Inequalities
Community Service (excl. Work)
The Performing Arts (incl. Theatre and Dance)
The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)
Education and Training

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Relational Pedagogy: a Young-Mile in our Decolonising Social Work Practice Journey; Critical Multicultural Practice
Australian Social Work is White; Our voices : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander social work
Bumps on the Yellow Brick Road. Sierra Leoneans in Launceston Australia and their settlement experiences; The International Journal of Diversity in Organisations, Communities and Nations
Difficult conversations: race, class and gender in White Australia; Routledge International Handbook of Race, Class and Gender
Incorporating whiteness into the teaching and learning of anti-racist social work; Cross-cultural social work: local and global
Intersectionality, Indigeneity, Gender, and Violence; Global Dialogue
Speaking of care from the periphery: The politics of caring from the post-colonial margins; Critical Ethics of Care in Social Work: Transforming the Politics and Practices of Caring
The Race Gap: An Indigenous Perspective on Whiteness, Colonialism and Social Work in Australia; Social Dialogue
Why Decolonized Social Work is more than crossculturalism; Decolonizing Social Work

Research Projects

Joint World Conference on Social Work Education and Social Development; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Mentoring for Professional Practice: A Creativity Based Approach ; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
YoungMILE (Young Migrant Leadership program); Tasmanian Community Fund (TasCF)

Research Candidate Supervision