Helen joined the CeRDI team on a part-time basis in late 2018. Helen completed a Bachelor of Arts (History) with the University of Melbourne. Following completion of a public history internship with Sovereign Hill Museums Association at the end of her undergraduate studies, Helen went on to complete a Graduate Diploma of Museums Studies with Deakin University.
Helen has worked predominantly in not-for-profit settings and in tertiary research centres, coordinating and supporting research projects, managing events and providing editorial assistance on a history journal. Helen is passionate about public heritage interpretation, social welfare and public health and will work across heritage and health and well-being research areas.