This project, called “Creating Histories of the Australian Paralympic Movement: A New Relationship between Researchers and the Community”, details the emergence, development and contemporary features of disability sport in Australia via the Australian Paralympic Movement. It will produce a traditional historical book, an electronic history and Wikipedia entries.

This research is funded by an Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grant Project in partnership with the Australian Paralympic Movement.

 

This is a collaborative study with:

Tony Naar - Australian Paralympic Committee

Project members

Professor Murray Phillips

Acting Head of School
School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences
Affiliate Professor
UQ Poche Centre for Indigenous Health

Associate Professor Gary Osmond

ARC Future Fellowship
School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences
Affiliate Associate Professor
UQ Poche Centre for Indigenous Health