Staff with academic status are adjunct members of staff, who, through their workplace or research interests, support the academic programmes of the department.  Our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes would not be possible without our range of dedicated Industry Partners and academic supporters, all of whom contribute enormously to the capacity and quality of the Department.

Staff with Academic Status

Research Interests

James Bateman
Research Associate
BA (Hons) Flinders University
Archaeological photography, history of archaeological photography, Port Adelaide maritime heritage research

Dr Peter Bell
Research Fellow
BA (Hons) JCU
PhD JCU
Historical Research Pty Ltd, Goodwood SA

Historical archaeology, architecture, cultural heritage management, mining, conservation

Jillian Comber
Research Fellow
BA JCU
LittB ANU
Comber Consultants Pty Limited, Croydon, NSW

Indigenous archaeology, lithic technology, dissonant theory in the context of dispossession, interactions between Aboriginal people and Chinese sojourners, cultural heritage management

Dr Neale Draper 
Associate Professor
BA (Hons) UQ
MA New Mexico
PhD New Mexico
Australian Cultural Heritage Management, Hindmarsh, South Australia

Cultural heritage management, Indigenous archaeology and anthropology, native title and Aboriginal studies

Natalie Franklin

Rock Art and Cultural Heritage Management

UrsulaFrederick
Research Associate
BA (Hons) ANU
MA ANU

 
Rock art, modern material culture, contact art, mark-making activities

Gordon Grimwade
Research Fellow
BA JCU
MLitt JCU

Historical archaeology, archaeology of the Chinese, cultural heritage management, industrial archaeology

Daryl Guse
Research Associate
BA UQ
BA(Hons) CDU
MATSIS CDU
Earth Sea Heritage Surveys, Darwin, NT.

Cultural heritage management, Australian archaeology

Dr Jeremy Haberfield-Short
Research Associate
BA (Hons) Otago University
PhD Southern Cross University
ACHM Pty Ltd
Adelaide SA

 
Angkor, human environmfental interactions, Northeast Thailand, palaeo-climates
Dr Philip Hughes
Senior Research Fellow
BSc, University of Canterbury
MSc, University of Canterbury
PhD, UNSW

Geoarchaeology, Australia-wide indigenous archaeology, especially in arid Australia, agricultural history in the highlands of PNG
Dr Jun Kimura
Adjunct Lecturer
BA, Tokai (Japan)
MMA Flinders
PhD Flinders

Asian Maritime Archaeology, Ship structure and construction, Japanese Underwater Cultural Heritage in the Asian and Pacific regions. 

Giles Hamm
Research Fellow
BA (Hons) ANU
Grad Dip Env Studies Macquarie
Archaeological Risk Assessment Services Pty Ltd, Katoomba, NSW

Cultural heritage management, archaeology of arid Australia, Indigenous archaeology, landscape archaeology, Aboriginal material culture studies

Professor Maciej Henneberg
Adjunct Professor        
MSc (cum laude), PhD, DSc  A. Mickiewicz, FAIBiol                    
Wood Jones Professor of Anatomical and Comparative Anatomy, University of Adelaide 

Human evolution, anatomical variation, osteology, palaeodemography, comparative anatomy, palaeopathology
Gary Jackson
Research Associate
BA (Hons) Adelaide
Cultural heritage management, repatriation, Indigenous archaeology and anthropology                                                                                                                      
Emily Jateff
BA Anthropology/Archaeology, University of West Florida
MMA Maritime Archaeology, Flinders University
Grad. Dip. Gastronomy, University of Adelaide
South Australian Maritime Museum Port AdelaideSA
 Maritime archaeology, screen, media and archaeology, underwater cultural heritage at risk, maritime food and culture, disaster preparedness and response
Amer Khan
Research Associate
BA, BSc Yale
MMA Flinders
Department of Environment and Heritage, Adelaide
Ship construction practices in South Australia,  ship abandonment, underwater conservation and heritage management
Benjamin Keys
Research Fellow
BArch Flinders University
BArch (Hons) Flinders University
 
Robin Koch
Associate Lecturer
B.Ed ACAE
B.Tech Adelaide University
 
Surveying, GIS, mapping
Dr Susan Lampard
Research Associate
BA (Hons) Flinders
PhD Flinders
AECOM, Gordon, NSW
Historical archaeology, faunal assemblages
Ms Lyn Leader-Elliott
Research Fellow
Cultural heritage management, heritage tourism, World Heritage, museum studies, heritage interpretation, intangible heritage
Justin McCarthy
Research Associate
BA USyd
Austral Archaeology Pty Ltd
Cultural heritage management, historical archaeology, archaeology of the overseas Chinese, urban archaeology, industrial archaeology

Dr Jennifer F. McKinnon
Senior Lecturer
BA University of Florida, MS Florida State University, PhD Florida State University

Maritime archaeology; historical archaeology; cultural heritage management; Spanish colonization and mission systems; ship construction; lifesaving stations and shipwreck shelter hut; World War II
Emeritus Professor Vincent Megaw
Professor Emeritus of Visual Arts and Archaeology
AM, MA, DLitt Edinburgh, FAHA, FSA, FSA Scot, MIFA, FRAI

Archaeology and anthropology of art, archaeology of musical instruments, Australasian prehistory and protohistory, early Celtic art, contemporary Aboriginal art, museology

 

Ian Moffat 
Research Fellow
BA UQ
BSc (Hons) UQ
PhD Candidate ANU

Archaeological geophysics, sedimentology, sequence stratigraphy, geoarchaeology, site formation processes, geochronology, isotope geochemistry

Michael Nash
Research Fellow
BA Sydney
Grad Dip Curtin
MMA Flinders
Parks and Wildlife Service, Hobart, Tasmania

Underwater archaeology, shipwreck survivors camps; maritime industries - sealing, whaling and shipbuilding, convict studies, cultural resource managment and interpretation

Professor George Nicholas
Senior Research Fellow
BA, MA, PhD UMass
Department of Archaeology Simon Fraser University Canada

Indigenous archaeology, cultural and intellectual property rights, decolonisation of theory and practice

David Nutley
Research Fellow
MBEnv UNSW
MMA Flinders
GD Curtin
Comber Consultants Pty Limited, Croydon, NSW

Cultural heritage management, museums, underwater cultural heritage

Dr Susan Piddock
Research Associate
BA (Hons), MA, PhD Flinders

The archaeology of institutions, houses, disease and health, documentary and historical archaeology, finds analysis and burial practices
Mark Polzer
Research Associate
BS Texas A&M University
MA Texas A&M University
 
Research Interests: Seafaring and maritime trade in the ancient world; Phoenician and Greek colonization; cultural contacts; ship construction and the development and transference of maritime technology; iconography

Jason Raupp
Research Fellow
BA Northwestern State
MA West Florida

Maritime archaeology, historical archaeology, contact rock art

Dr Nathan Richards
Research Fellow
BA (Hons) Flinders
PhD Flinders
Maritime Heritage Program
UNC-Coastal Studies Institute
Wanchese, NC, USA; and,
Program in Maritime Studies
East Carolina University
Greenville, NC, USA

Maritime archaeology, archaeological theory and method, history of technology, cultural resources mfanagement

Vicki Richards
Research Fellow
BAppSc (Hons) Curtin
MPhil Murdoch
Western Australia Museum
Perth, WA

Shipwreck conservation, materials conservation

Dr Malcolm Ridges
Research Fellow
BSc (Hons) UNE
PhD UNE
Culture and Heritage Division
Office of Environment and Heritage (NSW)

Indigenous heritage values, land use change mapping, GIS modelling,  predictive modelling

Didac Roman
Research Associate
BA Universitat de València

Stone artefacts, lithic technology, Upper Palaeolithic, Mesolithic

Dr Ines Domingo Sanz
Research Fellow
BA Universitat de València
PhD Universitat de València
Rock art, archaeology, ethnoarchaeology
Jason Shute
Associate Lecturer
GRSM, ARCH (Hons) 
Historical South Afustralia and the development of the copper industry and key South Australians

Cheryl Simpson
BA (Hons) LaTrobe
MA (Crim) LaTrobe

Protecting cultural property, sumptuary law, dress code regulation, art theft, human rights, social justice
Dr Diana Smith
Research Associate
BA (Hons) Flinders
PhD Flinders
Aboriginal Affairs Victoria, Bendigo
Social memory, farm machinery, historical archaeology, cultural heritage management

Dr Pam Smith
Senior Research Associate
BA (Hons) Adelaide
Grad Dip Archaeol Flinders
PhD Flinders

Historical archaeology (European and Indigenous), cultural heritage management, archaeobotany; interpretations of cultural landscapes

Associate Professor Mark Staniforth
BSc Murdoch
Grad Cert Tertiary Ed Flinders University
Grad Dip Maritime Arch Curtin
MA University of Sydney
PhD Flinders University

Historical archaeology; maritime archaeology; underwater cultural heritage issues; museum studies 
Ms Katrina Stankowski
Research Associate
BA (Hons) Flinders
MA Flinders
Heritage Branch, Department of Planning, Sydney, NSW
Historical archaeology, cultural heritage management, oral histories

Dr Lynley Wallis
Senior Research Associate
BA (Hons) UWA, PhD ANU
Wallis Heritage Consulting, SA

Indigenous archaeology, archaeological science, cultural heritage management, phytolith studies

Dr Keryn Walshe
Collections Manager, SA Museum
BA ANU
Grad Cert TertEd Flinders
PhD ANU
South Australian Museum, Adelaide, SA

Indigenous Australian archaeology, faunal analysis, taphonomy, museum studies, cultural heritage management

Dr. Alan Watchman
Adjunct Senior Lecturer
BSc(Hons) Adelaide
MSc ANU
MSc Hons Wollongong
PhD Canberra
FAHA

Rock Art conservation, management and dating, Geoarchaeology, sourcing studies