CAS Members

Dr Alex MacKay
Human behavioural evolution, early technological systems, mobility, territoriality and resource distribution, archaeology of southern Africa. 

Dr Bo Li
Executive committee member
Development and improvement of luminescence dating techniques for geological and archaeological studies, Quaternary environmental changes.

Dr Sam Lin
Executive committee member

Human evolution, Paleolithic archaeology, stone artefact analysis, experimentation, archaeological method and theory.

Dr Gert van den Bergh
Executive committee member
Human occupation sites, evolution of Proboscideans and island mammals, Quaternary environmental change and catastrophic events.  

Professor Zenobia Jacobs
Optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) dating techniques for individual sand grains, quartz dating, Homo sapiens in Africa and their dispersal.  

Professor Richard Fullagar
Use-wear and residue analysis, history of plant food processing, Australian and Pacific archaeology.

Dr Richard "Dizzy" Gillespie
Radiocarbon dating, modern human colonisation of islands and continents, timing and causes of Late Quaternary megafauna extinctions.

Professor Paul Goldberg
Geoarchaeology, micromorphology and the formation of archaeological sites

Dr Susan Hayes
Evidence-based facial approximation of anatomically modern humans (circa 160,000 to present day).

Dr Ania Kotarba-Morley
Maritime and underwater archaeology, cultural heritage protection and management, early globalisation and maritime trade, coastal and maritime landscapes, ancient shipping technologies, land use and human adaptations to changing environments, archaeology of Middle East, East Africa and South Asia.

Dr Susan (Suz) Luong
Degradation and transformation of organic molecules and using the information to piece together a sequence of events

Dr Mike Morley
Sediments, stratigraphy and microstratigraphy, archaeological caves and rockshelters, site formation processes, Pleistocene hominin dispersals, human-environment interactions, fluvial, coastal and montane geomorphology and landscape dynamics, tephrochronology. 

Dr Linda C Prinsloo
Exploring the application of vibrational spectroscopy (Raman and FTIR) to archaeological problems including the detection of organic residues on stone tools/rock art, characterisation of sediments and rocks used to make stone tools.

Professor Richard Bert Roberts
Past and present human/environment interactions, optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) dating, human evolution and dispersal in Africa, Asia and Australia, Quaternary megafaunal extinction, climate change and landscape evolution. 

Professor Claudio Tuniz
Advanced microanalytical methods for archaeology and palaeoanthropology, promotion of advanced scientific methods in studies of human evolution.

Dr Christopher Ames
Archaeologist specializing in the application of geospatial and earth science techniques to questions about prehistoric human-environmental dynamics and human origins.

In Memory - Professor Mike Morwood
The Mike Morwood Memorial website 

CAS Associate Members

Professor Allan Chivas
Professor Noel Cressie
Associate Professor Anthony Dosseto
Dr Susanna Guatelli
Associate Professor Brian Jones
Dr Mary Clare Swete Kelly
Professor Colin Murray-Wallace
Dr Eva Papp
Dr Marco Petasecca
Professor Anatoly Rozenfeld

Last reviewed: 29 March, 2019