Chelsea Watego

Professor Chelsea Watego is a Munanjahli and South Sea Islander woman with over 20 years of experience working within Indigenous health as a health worker and researcher, currently serving as the Executive Director of QUT's Carumba Institute. She is a prolific writer and public intellectual, having written for IndigenousX, NITV, The Guardian, and The Conversation. She is a founding board member of Inala Wangarra and a Director of the Institute for Collaborative Race Research, but most importantly, she is a proud mum to five beautiful children. Her debut book Another Day in the Colony, was released in November 2021 and met with critical acclaim.