Sara is an early-career academic and confirmed PhD candidate. Sara is the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Coordinator in the Faculty of Education and Arts. In her role she actively engages local Indigenous Australian communities in conceptualising and developing courses of studies for pre-service teachers. Sara is undertaking a PhD by research focusing on ways in which Indigenous Australian communities and schools collaborate to develop units of learning from the Australian curriculum. Her research interests include: Indigenous Australian education and studies, addressing disadvantage, sociology, gender studies and disability studies.