Archaeology of Australia

Including Indigenous archaeology, palaeoecology and archaeobotany. Australia middle class urban and suburban archaeology

Faculty Research Focus

  • Australian Aboriginal archaeology
  • Australia's middle class, urban and suburban archaeology
  • Historical and industrial archaeology

Past Projects

  • Suburban archaeology: approaching an archaeology of the middle class in 19th century Melbourne.
  • Cultural landscapes of colonial water management in Victoria's Central Highlands.
  • Archaeology of Modern City.
  • Hyde Park Barracks.

Search for a Research Supervisor in Archaeology of Australia.


Research Interests

The College will consider any research topic that interests potential PhD students; however, students will benefit from researching in areas that align with the College’s strengths. Please contact us to discuss your PhD topic.

Alternatively you may contact one of our academics below to discuss your area of interest.