Dr Nelia Hyndman-Rizk

School of Business

LOCATION

Top Floor, Room 305
Building 27
UNSW Canberra at ADFA

  • ABOUT
  • PUBLICATIONS

Dr Nelia Hyndman-Rizk is a Lecturer in Cross Cultural Management with the School of Business, UNSW Canberra.

Professional Experience and Research Interests

I am an anthropologist of migration and my research interests include the Lebanese diaspora, multiculturalism, cross cultural competency and health, comparative ethnic entrepreneurship, gender and women's rights in the Middle East.

Teaching

  • Managing People Across Culture  (Bachelor of Business).
  • Cross-Cultural Management (Master of Business).
  • Research Methods (HDR Research Preparation Course).

Books

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2012, Pilgrimage in the Age of Globalisation: Constructions of the Sacred and Secular in Late Modernity, 1st, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, http://www.cambridgescholars.com/pilgrimage-in-the-age-of-globalisation-15

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2011, My Mother's Table: At Home in the Maronite Diaspora, A Study of Emigration from Hadchit, North Lebanon to Australia and America, Hard bound, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle, UK, http://dx.doi.org/https://ros.unsw.edu.au/objectedit.html?cid=1&ot=2&oid=143672&rid=104226

Book Chapters

Hyndman-Rizk N; De Klerk S, 2019, 'Culture as Opportunity: Skilled Migration and Entrepreneurship in Australia', in Ratten V; Jones P; Braga V; Marques CS (ed.), Sustainable Entrepreneurship: The role of collaboration in the global economy. Contributions to Management Science., Springer, Cham, New York, USA, pp. 25 - 45, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-12342-0_3

Hyndman-Rizk N, 2019, 'New Media/New Feminism/s: The Lebanese Women Movement Online and Offline', in Stephan R; Charrad M (ed.), Women Rising in The Arab Spring: Resistance, Revolution, Reform., New York University Press, New York

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2017, 'Masculinisation or Feminisation? Lebanese Emigration and the Dynamics of Arranged Cousin Marriages in Australia', in Tittensor D; Mansouri F (ed.), The Politics of Women and Migration in the Global South, Springer/ Palgrave Macmillan, London, pp. 71 - 86, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-58799-2

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2015, 'Forbidden Love in Lebanon: Reflections on the Civil Marriage Debate.', in Stephan R; Hourani G; Horn C (ed.), In Line with the Divine The Struggle for Gender Equality in Lebanon, edn. Gender, Religion and History, Abelian Academic, Beirut, Berlin and Warwick, Rhode Island, http://dx.doi.org/https://www.createspace.com/4261292

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2014, 'At Home With Skype: New Media Technologies and Social Change Between Lebanon and the Diaspora.', in Batrouney T; Boos T; Escher A; Tabar P (ed.), Palestinian, Lebanese and Syrian Communities in the World: Theoretical Frameworks and Empirical Studies, edn. 1, Universitatsverlag Winter, Heidelberg, pp. 87 - 101, http://dx.doi.org/https://www.winter-verlag.de/en/detail/978-3-8253-7501-0/Batrouney_ea_Eds_Palestinian_Lebanese_PDF/

Hyndman Rizk N, 2012, 'The Ascetics of the Home: Women and the Spiritual (Re)production of Maronite Lebanese Identity in Australia', in Walks M; McPherson N (ed.), An Anthropology of Mothering, edn. 1st, Demeter Press, Bradford, Ontario

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2012, 'Introduction: Pilgrimage and the Search for Meaning in Late Modernity', in Hyndman-Rizk NN (ed.), Pilgrimage in the Age of Globalisation: Constructions of the Sacred and Secular in Late Modernity, edn. 1st, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Necastle upon Tyne, UK, pp. xxiii - xxiii, http://www.cambridgescholars.com/pilgrimage-in-the-age-of-globalisation-15

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2012, 'Return to Hadchit: The Virtual, Spirtual and Temporal Dimensions of Pilgrimage to a Lebanese Mountain Village', in Hyndman-Rizk NN (ed.), Pilgrimage in the Age of Globalisation: Constructions of the Sacred and Secular in Late Modernity, edn. 1st, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Necastle upon Tyne, UK, pp. 170 - 203, http://www.cambridgescholars.com/pilgrimage-in-the-age-of-globalisation-15

Hyndman Rizk N, 2010, 'On Being Honkey-Lebanese: The Inter-racial and Inter-cultural Experience of 3rd and 4th Generation Lebanese Americans', in Tabar P; Nahas N (ed.), Politics, Culture and Lebanese Diaspora, edn. Hard bound, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle, UK

Hyndman Rizk N, 2010, '“Beyond El Ghurba: Caught between homeliness and homelessness in the Lebanese Diaspora”.', in Migration and the Arab World, Volume 3, The Mashreq, edn. Volume 3, Middle East Institute View Points, pp. 64 - 67, http://www.mei.edu/Portals/0/Publications/Migration%20Mashreq.pdf

Journal articles

Hyndman-Rizk N, 2019, 'A Question of Personal Status: The Lebanese Women's Movement and Civil Marriage Reform', Journal of Middle East Women's Studies, vol. 15, pp. 179 - 198

Ahmed R; Hyndman-Rizk N, 2018, 'The higher education paradox: towards improving women’s empowerment, agency development and labour force participation in Bangladesh', Gender and Education, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09540253.2018.1471452

Hyndman-Rizk N, 2018, 'Dionigi Albera and John Eade (eds.), New Pathways in Pilgrimage Studies: Global Perspectives. London and New York: Routledge, 2017.xxii+216 pp.', Numen, vol. 65, pp. 606 - 610, http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/15685276-12341518

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2016, 'No Arranged Marriages Here: Migration and the Shift from Relations of Descent to Consent in the Lebanese Diaspora', Journal of Intercultural Studies, vol. 37, pp. 303 - 319, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07256868.2016.1163533

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2014, 'Migration, Wasta and Big Business Success: The Paradox of Capital Accumulation in Sydney's Hadchiti Lebanese Community', Labour and management in development, vol. 15, http://pandora.nla.gov.au/pan/13884/20140907-0001/www.nla.gov.au/openpublish/index.php/lmd/article/view/3329.html

Hyndman-Rizk NN; Monsour A, 2014, 'Immigrant Business: Choice or Necessity? Introduction', Labour and management in development, vol. 15, http://pandora.nla.gov.au/pan/13884/20140907-0001/www.nla.gov.au/openpublish/index.php/lmd/article/view/3330.html

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2013, 'Review: Paul Tabar, Greg Noble, and Scott Poynting, On Being Lebanese in Australia: Identity, Racism, and the Ethnic Field. (Beirut: Institute for Migration Studies/Lebanese American University Press,', Mashriq and Mahjar: Journal of Middle East Migration Studies, vol. 1, pp. 121 - 123, http://lebanesestudies.ojs.chass.ncsu.edu/index.php/mashriq/article/view/9/10

Hyndman Rizk N, 2012, 'Book Review: Not Quite White: Lebanese and the White Australia Policy 1880-1947', International Journal of Business and Globalisation, vol. 8, pp. 530 - 532

Hyndman Rizk N, 2010, 'On the Search for Lebanese Roots', 10th Anniversary Journal, vol. 10th Anniversary Edition, pp. 56 - 66

Hyndman Rizk N, 2010, '“Health Issues in Arabic Speaking and New and Emerging Communities”', Mosaic, vol. New and emerging communities - achieving belonging and participation, pp. 25 - 28

Hyndman Rizk N, 2009, '“Balad Niswen-Hukum Niswen: The Perception of Gender Inversions between Lebanon and Australia', Palma, vol. 11, pp. 73 - 105

Hyndman-Rizik N, 2008, ''Shrinking worlds': Cronulla, anti-Lebanese racism and return visits in the Sydney Hadchiti Lebanese community', Anthropological Forum, vol. 18, pp. 37 - 55, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00664670701858968

Conference Papers

Hyndman-Rizk N, 2018, 'Remembering the Lebanese Civil War in the Diaspora: Conflict Resolution or Continuation?', in Remembering the Lebanese Civil War in the Diaspora: Conflict Resolution or Continuation?, IPSA World Congress, Brisbane, presented at IPSA World Congress, Brisbane, 21 - 25 July 2018

Hyndman-Rizk N, 2010, 'Mothering and Embodied Perceptions of Health, Illness and Pain amongst Women in New and Emerging Communities in Australia.', in Mothering and Embodied Perceptions of Health, Illness and Pain amongst Women in New and Emerging Communities in Australia”., Diversity in Health Conference, Natiional Convention Centre, Melbourne, presented at Diversity in Health Conference, Natiional Convention Centre, Melbourne, 07 - 09 June 2010, http://dx.doi.org/https://www.academia.edu/15336788/Mothering_and_Embodied_Perceptions_of_Health_Illness_and_Pain_amongst_Women_in_New_and_Emerging_Communities_in_Australia

Reports

Hyndman-Rizk N, 2018, Best Practice in Communicating with Women From Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Backgrounds, Canberra Multicultural Women's Forum CMWF, Canberra, ACT, http://dx.doi.org/https://cmcf.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/FINAL-REPORT-SEPTEMBER-2018-CMWF.pdf

Hyndman-Rizk N, 2018, Workshop Report: “Access for the Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Community to the ACT Magistrates Court for Protection from Family Violence”, ACT Courts and Tribunal

Hyndman-Rizk N, 2010, The Safe and Wise Use of Medicines in New and Emerging Communities in Australia, Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia, Canberra

Theses / Dissertations

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2010, At My Mother's Table: Migration, (Re)production and Return Between Hadchit, North Lebanon and Sydney, thesis, Australian National University, Australian National University, http://hdl.handle.net/1885/49372

Conference Presentations

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2016, 'Women's Rights Here and There: Comparing Discourses and Legal Frameworks Between Lebanon and Australia', in Women's Rights Here and There: Comparing Discourses and Legal Frameworks Between Lebanon and Australia, Arab Diasporas: Migration, Citizenship, and Transnational Identities, University of Sydney, presented at Arab Diasporas: Migration, Citizenship, and Transnational Identities, University of Sydney, 21 - 22 March 2016, http://sydney.edu.au/arts/arabic/about/events/?id=8357

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2016, 'Lebanese Emigration to Australia: Challenges and Opportunities for Business Development', in Lebanese Emigration to Australia: Challenges and Opportunities for Business Development, Lebanese Diaspora Energy, Hilton Habtoor, Beirut, presented at Lebanese Diaspora Energy, Hilton Habtoor, Beirut, 05 - 07 May 2016, http://www.lde-leb.com/

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2014, 'New Media/New Feminisms: The Lebanese Women's Movement Goes Online', in New Media/New Feminisms: The Lebanese Women's Movement Goes Online, Middle East Studies Association of America, Washington D.C, presented at Middle East Studies Association of America, Washington D.C, 22 November - 25 June 2014, http://mesana.org/

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2014, 'Lebanese Emigration: Masculinisation or Feminisation?', in Lebanese Emigration: Masculinisation or Feminisation?, Migration Symposium, Deakin University, presented at Migration Symposium, Deakin University, 11 - 12 November 2014

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2014, 'Civil Marriage, Not Civil War: The Lebanese Women’s Movement and the Search for Secular Citizenship', in Civil Marriage, Not Civil War: The Lebanese Women’s Movement and the Search for Secular Citizenship, Colloquium of Middle East and North African Studies, Turku, presented at Colloquium of Middle East and North African Studies, Turku, 05 - 07 June 2014, http://dx.doi.org/https://tuhat.halvi.helsinki.fi/portal/en/activities/third-finnish-collo%28851e72de-e9a4-4118-a993-7bf281185b7b%29.html

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2014, 'New Media/New Feminism/s: The Lebanese Women's Movement Goes Online', in New Media/New Feminism/s: The Lebanese Women's Movement Goes Online, Crossroads in Cultural Studies, University of Tampere, Finland July 2-7., presented at Crossroads in Cultural Studies, University of Tampere, Finland July 2-7., 02 - 07 July 2014, http://www.cultstud.org/wordpress/?page_id=16

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2013, 'Lebanese Migration, Wasta and Big Business Success', in Lebanese Migration, Wasta and Big Business Success, Immigrant Business Symposium,, University of Sydney Business School, presented at Immigrant Business Symposium,, University of Sydney Business School, 01 - 01 November 2013

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2013, 'Forbidden Love in a Confessional State: Fatwas, Castration and the Search for Civil Marriage in Lebanon', in Forbidden Love in a Confessional State: Fatwas, Castration and the Search for Civil Marriage in Lebanon, Australian Anthropological Society, Annual Conference, ANU (November 6-8)., Australian National University, presented at Australian Anthropological Society, Annual Conference, ANU (November 6-8)., Australian National University, 06 - 08 November 2013

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2013, 'Civil Marriage, Not Civil War: The Lebanese Women’s Movement and the Search for Secular Citizenship', in Civil Marriage, Not Civil War: The Lebanese Women’s Movement and the Search for Secular Citizenship, Grounding Cosmopolitanism: Theory and Practice through the Prism of Women’s Rights., Department of Political Science and International Relations, Bahçeşehir University , Istanbul, Tur, presented at Grounding Cosmopolitanism: Theory and Practice through the Prism of Women’s Rights., Department of Political Science and International Relations, BahçeÅŸehir University , Istanbul, Turkey, 18 - 19 March 2013

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2012, '“Transnational Feminist Movements, Social Media and the Arab Spring: The Case of Lebanon and the Diaspora”.', in “Transnational Feminist Movements, Social Media and the Arab Spring: The Case of Lebanon and the Diaspora”., Crossroads in Cultural Studies, Sorbonne Nouvelle University, Paris, presented at Crossroads in Cultural Studies, Sorbonne Nouvelle University, Paris, 02 - 06 July 2012, http://www.crossroads2012.org/sites/www.crossroads2012.org/files/pictures/Crossroads%202012%20-%20Daily%20Program.pdf

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2012, 'Feminist Discourses, Patriarchy and Social Change amongst Lebanese Australian Households.', in Feminist Discourses, Patriarchy and Social Change amongst Lebanese Australian Households., The Gender and Women’s Studies in the Arab Region, he American University of Sharjah, The United Arab Emirates, presented at The Gender and Women’s Studies in the Arab Region, he American University of Sharjah, The United Arab Emirates, 07 - 09 March 2012, http://dx.doi.org/https://www2.aus.edu/conferences/cfp/papers.php

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2012, 'Women’s Activism in the Arab Spring: The Lebanese Women’s Movement Goes Online', in Women’s Activism in the Arab Spring: The Lebanese Women’s Movement Goes Online, Arab Spring Symposium: A Symposium on Social Media and the Politics of Reportage, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, presented at Arab Spring Symposium: A Symposium on Social Media and the Politics of Reportage, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, 08 - 08 June 2012

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2011, 'At Home with Skype: Collapsing Social distance in the Virtual and Physical Space between Lebanese Transnational Communities and Lebanon', in At Home with Skype: Collapsing Social distance in the Virtual and Physical Space between Lebanese Transnational Communities and Lebanon, Palestinian, Lebanese and Syrian communities in the world: Theoretical frameworks and empirical studies, University of Mainz, Germany, presented at Palestinian, Lebanese and Syrian communities in the world: Theoretical frameworks and empirical studies, University of Mainz, Germany, 18 - 21 May 2011, http://www.geo.uni-mainz.de/arabcommunities/Bilder/Program%20and%20Abstracts.pdf

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2011, 'No Arranged Marriages Here!: Lebanese Women, Spirituality and Transforming Gender-Roles in Australia', in No Arranged Marriages Here!: Lebanese Women, Spirituality and Transforming Gender-Roles in Australia, Joint conference of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES), the Australian Anthropological Society (AAS) and the Association of Social Anthropologists of Aotearoa, UWA. July 5-8, 2011, presented at Joint conference of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES), the Australian Anthropological Society (AAS) and the Association of Social Anthropologists of Aotearoa, UWA. July 5-8, 2011, 05 - 08 July 2011

Creative Written Works

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2016, Home: a physical place that can be found, or a spiritual destination?, Publication: Pidraya, Beirut, Lebanon, Editor: Bitar Cherfan P, publication category: Creative Written Works, http://homeforlebanon.com/

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2014, After Cronulla: Babes, Mosques and Baseball Bats, Publication: SBS Online, Sydney, Editor: Boltin K, publication category: Creative Written Works, http://www.sbs.com.au/programs/onceuponatimein/article/2014/07/11/after-cronulla-babes-mosques-and-baseball-bats

Recorded / Rendered Creative Works

Hyndman-Rizk NN, 2016, Faulkner case highlights issues with Lebanese family law, ABC Radio National, Religion and Ethics Report, Editor(s): Andrew West, Recorded / Rendered Creative Works, http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/religionandethicsreport/the-difficulties-of-lebanese-family-law/7341712