CDU Press welcomes new Chair 


The Charles Darwin University (CDU) Press Editorial Board has appointed Professor Wendy Brady, from CDU’s School of Australian Indigenous Knowledge Systems, as Chair.

Professor Brady takes over from Associate Professor David Mearns, who stood down from the position and the Board.

Other recent changes to the membership of the 2008 Editorial Board include two members leaving and six new members appointed.

Gill Ainsworth has taken over as the School of Environmental Research representative and Dr Richard Chenhall will represent Menzies School of Health Research.

CDU Press also has two new members from the School of Social and Policy Research: Shane Thamm (Casuarina campus) and Dr Rolf Gerritsen (Alice Springs campus).

Other new members are Professor Lesley Barclay, Director of the Graduate School of Health Research, and Elizabeth Foggo-Thynne, from Learnlink.

A full list of the CDU Press Editorial Board members is available at, along with information about how to submit publication proposals.

Proposal enquiries should be directed to Christine Edward (

Further information about CDU Press and its titles is available at: and CDU Press titles are available for purchase from the CDU Bookshop: