Our staff and students

The Department of Archaeology and History includes internationally renowned and award-winning Archaeologists and Historians, with continuing high-profile research projects.

Our staff are world-leading experts in research and teaching. Past and present staff include Australia's only recipient of the Pulitzer Prize and several recipients of the National Teaching Awards. Staff are actively engaged in fieldwork around Australia and in South Africa, Jordan, Mexico, the US, Europe and the Pacific. 

Our Postgraduate students come from all over the world and are engaged in a range of pioneering and multidisciplinary research projects, which incorporate cutting-edge approaches and technologies. A number of PhD theses in the Department have gone on to win prestigious prizes.