Coordinator, Object Based Learning and Collections Management for Arts West, Faculty of the Arts, University of Melbourne
Fiona Moore is the inaugural Coordinator, Object Based Learning and Collections Management for Arts West in the Faculty of the Arts at the University of Melbourne. In this role she is responsible for developing object based learning opportunities across the Faculty, liaising with academics and staff from the University’s Cultural Collections to embed the collections into the Faculty’s teaching programs. She also manages the cultural objects and displays that are located throughout the Arts West building. She has a BA (Hons) in Art History, a Postgraduate Diploma in Art Curatorship and Museum Management and a Masters in Fine Arts (Research) all obtained from the University of Melbourne. She has worked as a sessional subject coordinator and guest lecturer in the Masters of Art Curatorship Program at the University. She has extensive experiencing working in the museum and gallery sector in the area of registration and collections management having held positions at the National Gallery of Australia, the National Gallery of Victoria, Arts Centre Melbourne, the Australian Centre for the Moving Image and the Ian Potter Museum of Art. Fiona is also PhD candidate in Art History in the School of Culture and Communication at the University of Melbourne completing a dissertation on the history and development of the National Gallery of Victoria Art School.