Assistant Director, Branch Head Public Programs
Linda Ferguson was appointed Assistant Director, Branch Head Public Programs in early 2011. Prior to this, she was the Memorial’s Evaluation and Visitor Research Manager. She is a founding member of the Evaluation and Visitor Research Special Interest Group (EVRSIG) of Museums Australia, and served on the EVRSIG Executive as Treasurer (1996–2001) and President (2001–05). She has contributed to two significant research projects funded by the Australian Research Council, and has published and delivered papers at national and international conferences in the areas of museology, tourism research, organisational learning, and exhibition text writing. Linda holds a Master of Assessment and Evaluation from the University of Melbourne and a Bachelor of Arts (Communications) (Honours) from the University of Technology, Sydney.