Personal profile



Dr Dima Rusho is a Research Fellow at the Monash Indigneous Studies Centre, School of Philosophical, Historical, and International Studies. Her current research focuses on Indigenous language interpreting and the law, mainly in relation to the cultural and socio-political context of the Northern Territory in Australia. Dima’s other research interests include the relationship between language and knowledge, critical sociolinguistics, and decolonial approaches to language interpreting and translation.

University Service

I am a member of the Monash University Human Reasearch Ethics Committee

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Cross-currents: Indigenous language interpreting in Australia's justice system, MONASH UNIVERSITY

Award Date: 3 Nov 2021

Bachelor of Arts (Hons), MONASH UNIVERSITY

Award Date: 30 Nov 2016

Bachelor of Letters, MONASH UNIVERSITY

Award Date: 11 Dec 2015

Bachelor of Pharmacy, MONASH UNIVERSITY

Award Date: 23 Nov 1999

Research area keywords

  • Indigenous studies
  • Decoloniality
  • Linguistics
  • Language and culture
  • Justice and social issues
  • Interpreting Studies

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