Queensland University of Technology

Dr Kristina Kelman is an academic, teacher, community music facilitator and jazz musician. Her research focuses on entrepreneurial learning. Most recently her book, Music Entrepreneurship: Professional Learning in Schools and the Industry was published through Palgrave Macmillan. She has collaborated with First Languages Australia on a language project through original song, Yamani: Voices of an Ancient Land. This resulted in an album, national curriculum materials, and a documentary featured on QANTAS in-flight entertainment. Since 2015, Kristina coordinates an intensive recording program and music education project in Chennai, India, which produces an album of original music, distributed and promoted internationally. Kristina is currently a senior lecturer at the Queensland University of Technology.