Adam Phelan

Media and Communications Coordinator

Media and Communications Coordinator

Adam is a Barrungam man, with family ties to southwest Queensland and Canberra. He is a writer and communications specialist with experience in Indigenous higher education and research.

Prior to joining UNSW, Adam worked at the University of Wollongong as a Research Assistant and led communications strategy at the Illawarra Aboriginal Corporation. He is a former professional cyclist and grew up in Canberra (Ngunnawal country). He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Dean's Scholar) and was Highly Commended for the UOW Robert Hope Memorial Prize.