Annelie de Villiers

Annelie de Villiers

Annelie de Villiers

Assistant Research Archivist

eScholarship Research Centre


Annelie de Villiers has worked as an Assistant Research Archivist at the eScholarship Research Centre since 2014. Following a BA in Archaeology, Annelie completed a Masters of Business Information Systems (Hons.), specialising in Archival and Organisational Information Systems.

During her time at the ESRC Annelie has worked on a number of different projects which included: authoring the ANDS-funded Australian Drosophila Ecology and Evolution Resource; designing the Virtual Co-Design Studio of ARC Future Fellow Joanne Evans, and; assisting in the ARC linkage project Return, Reconcile, Renew: understanding the history, effects and opportunities of repatriation and building an evidence base for the future.

In 2016 Annelie received a New Professional bursary to attend the International Council of Archives Congress in Seoul, South Korea. Annelie is a member of the ICA’s New Professionals Committee as well as being on the Standing Committee of the Archives and Manuscripts Journal.

Annelie’s Twitter handle is @annelie_de and she blogs about the Australian archival sector and Indigenous initiatives at