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Bethwyn Evans
Lecturer
Linguistics

Bethwyn Evans’ research and teaching focuses on Austronesian languages of the Pacific and the historical development of linguistic structures. Since 2004, she has worked on the Marovo language,...

Nicholas Evans Nicholas Evans
Director CoEDL
Linguistics

Nicholas Evans' focus is the diversity of human language and what this can tell us about the nature of language, culture, deep history, and the possibilities of the human mind. He is especially...

Shengyu Fan
Lecturer

B.A. (1997) and M. A. (2000) in College of Foreign Languages, Fujian Normal University

Ph.D. (2003) in Chinese Department, Beijing Normal University

Janit Feangfu
Lecturer
Languages

Dr Janit Feangfu is a lecturer of Thai Language and Cultural Studies. Her research interests cover a wide range of literary topics, including gender issues, food memoirs and contemporary Isan (...

Jack Fenner Jack Fenner
Academic Fellow and CHL Deputy Director - Educatio
Archaeology and Natural History

Archaeology, Stable Isotopes, GIS/GPS, Quantitative Methods.

Research and Publications

Jane Ferguson
Lecturer
Anthropology

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Rizki Fillaili
PhD Candidate
Anthropology

Rizki is currently a PhD Candidate at the School of Culture, History and Language.

Victor K Fong Victor K Fong
PhD Candidate
Pacific and Asian History

Victor Fong is a PhD candidate in History at the Australian National University (ANU) on the prestigious national scholarship, Australian Postgraduate Awards. His dissertation focuses on law,...

Yeet Mei Foo Yeet Mei Foo
Business Support Officer (Communications and Outre
Administration

Mei is the Business Support Officer (Communication and Outreach) for the school.

She assists in delivering communication about the School including writing stories about research and...

Dr Peter Friedlander Peter Friedlander
Associate Professor
Linguistics

Peter Friedlander learned Hindi in Varanasi India in 1977-1982. He then studied at SOAS and did a PhD on the life and works of the medieval Hindi poet-saint Ravidas in 1991. He has taught Hindi...

Kristina Gallego
PhD Candidate
Linguistics

My main research interest is on the historical development of Philippine and Austronesian languages, and how insights from linguistics can be used to reconstruct the deeper culture history of the...

Kenneth George Kenneth George
Professor
Anthropology

Ken joined the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific in 2013 as Professor of Anthropology and Director of the School...

Mark Gibeau
Senior Lecturer
Languages

My PhD explored the interaction of politics, urbanisation and subjectivity in the fiction of the Japanese novelist Abe Kôbô (1924-1993). While I am continuing to work on this project I have also...

Gary Godfrey
PhD Candidate
Anthropology

Gary is currently a PhD Candidate at the School of Culture, History and Language.

Manuel Gonzalez-Perez Manuel David Gonzalez-Perez
PhD Candidate
Linguistics

After doing some coursework in Philosophy and Classics, Manuel completed a BA in Linguistics and two MAs in Classics and Linguistics. During this time he gathered some research and teaching...

Amy Jean Grantham
PhD Student
Pacific and Asian History

Amy is currently a PhD Candidate at the School of Culture History and Language.

Tina Gregor
PhD Candidate
Linguistics

A documentation and description of Yelmek and Maklew, two endangered languages of Papua, Indonesia

Warren Gumbley
PhD Candidate
Archaeology and Natural History

Warren is currently a PhD Candidate at the School of Culture, History and Language.

Simon Haberle Simon Haberle
Acting Director; Professor
Archaeology and Natural History

Simon is the Director of CHL. He completed his PhD at ANU on the Late Quaternary Environmental History of the Tari...

R Spencer Haines R Spencer Haines
PhD Candidate
Pacific and Asian History

Diplomacy, Empire, and the Reform of Nomadic Polities: How the Steppe Interactions of the Zunghar from 1676 to 1755...

Stuart Hawkins
Postdoctoral Fellow
Archaeology and Natural History

ARC DECRA Fellow

Dr Carol Hayes Carol Hayes
Senior Lecturer

After completing one year of Rotary Exchange in Imabari City, Ehime Prefecture, Japan, Carol completed her BA Hons degree at the University of Sydney. Her undergraduate studies included two years...

Ari Heinrich
Professor
Gender, Media and Cultural Studies

Ari Larissa Heinrich is a scholar and critic who writes about contemporary visual cultures from China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong, with a focus on experimental works that employ biological materials...

Bianca Hennessy Bianca Hennessy
PhD Candidate
Gender, Media and Cultural Studies

Bianca is conducting an ethnography of a research community: the transnational network of Pacific Studies. Her project is titled "Decolonising Epistemology: Pacific Studies as a Va'a in the Va",...

Lisa Hilli
PhD Student
Pacific and Asian History

Lisa is currently a PhD Candidate at the School of Culture History and Language.

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