Excelsia College

School of Social Work

Dr. Michelle Shamoell with dark curly hair and a purple shirt

Social Work Lecturer

Dr. Michelle Shamoell

PhD, BSW Hons, Dip in Welfare Work, Sydney University PGTF, MH First Aid Certificate.

Contact Details

Telephone Number

02 9000 9702



Biographical details

Dr. Michelle Shamoell has a bachelor’s degree in Social Work with Honours and PhD from the University of Sydney. She also has the University of Sydney’s Post Graduate Teaching Fellowship. She has years of experience in teaching various social work, social science and research units at WSU and The University of Sydney.

Profile of Dr. Michelle Shamoell

Research interests

Collective identity and belonging, Assyrian and other indigenous minorities in Iraq, collective trauma, diaspora and double diaspora.