Niura has worked for International Development since 2016, as a Development Assistant and a Welfare officer on a number of programs, including the AAPNG Graduate Certificate in International Relations and the Future Leaders Program. Niura is a graduate of UQ's Master of Development Practice program, and holds a Bachelors in Languages and Applied Linguistics from Griffith University.  In addition to her work at UQID Niura has experience in the Community Services, Sales, and Hospitality sectors.