Matalena Tofa

Dr

  • 75 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
20122019
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Research interests

  • Collaborative and participatory research
  • Natural hazards and communities
  • Disaster risk reduction
  • Community development
  • Social networks
  • Graduate experiences and careers

Education/Academic qualification

Education, M Ed (TESOL), Queensland University of Technology

Human Geography, PhD, Macquarie University

Human Geography, MA, University of Auckland

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Projects 2017 2019

Research Outputs 2012 2019

Bunbum ga dhä-yutagum: to make it right again, to remake

Bawaka Country, Suchet-Pearson, S., Wright, S., Lloyd, K., Tofa, M., Burarrwanga, L., Ganambarr, R., Ganambarr-Stubbs, M., Ganambarr, B. & Maymuru, D., 27 Feb 2019, In : Social and Cultural Geography.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

colonialism
refuse
violence
singing
colonial age

Collective impact: a review of the peer-reviewed research

Ennis, G. & Tofa, M., 8 Jul 2019, In : Australian Social Work. 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Research Peer Review
Social Change
Research
social change
Capacity Building

Goŋ Gurtha: enacting response-abilities as situated co-becoming

Bawaka Country, Suchet-Pearson, S., Wright, S., Lloyd, K., Tofa, M., Sweeney, J., Burarrwanga, L., Ganambarr, R., Ganambarr-Stubbs, M., Ganambarr, B. & Maymuru, D., Aug 2019, In : Environment and Planning D: Society and Space. 37, 4, p. 682-702 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

kinship
ability
world
responsibility
ontology

Influence of road characteristics on flood fatalities in Australia

Gissing, A., Opper, S., Tofa, M., Coates, L. & McAneney, J., 20 Oct 2019, In : Environmental Hazards. 18, 5, p. 434-445 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
natural disaster
road
flooding
work environment
driver

Investor aspirations for Indigenous land and sea management in Australia

Austin, B. J., Robinson, C. J., Tofa, M. & Garnett, S. T., 3 Apr 2019, In : Australasian Journal of Environmental Management. 26, 2, p. 156-172 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

investor
management
environmental management
innovation
income

Activities 2019 2019

Pasifika Connections Program Mentor

Holly Doel-Mackaway (Other), Matalena Tofa (Other)
1 May 20191 May 2020

Activity: Other