Kiernan Ironfield

Team Leader Indigenous Student Success.

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Team Leader Indigenous Student Support. 

Phone: +61 3 8344 8457

Email: kiernan.ironfield@unimelb.edu.au

Kiernan is a Darug man, who grew up on Ngunnawal country. His family is of Aboriginal and European background.  Kiernan has a background in social enterprise, Indigenous employment, finance and tertiary education engagement.

In 2015 he left his post as a strategy analyst within marketing at NAB to lead the Murrup Barak national recruitment program, from which 85% of year 12 participants have applied to study at the University for 2016. 

In 2016, he was appointed to the position of Team Leader - Indigenous Student Success, responsible for engagement and support for Indigenous students at the University of Melbourne.