Australian Association Of Consulting Archaeologists Inc

Member Profiles: Tessa Boer-Mah



Heritage Now
Belmont NSW 2280
P: 0425250310
M: 0425250310
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BA (Hons) MPhil University of Sydney

Professional Associations and Positions

ICOMOS � Full International Membership
Australian Archaeological Association (AAA)
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  • Site Survey


  • Site Survey
  • Site Recording
  • Excavation

Special Fields

  • Cultural Heritage Management Plans (CHMPs)
  • Archaeology and Excavation
  • Survey and Recording
  • GIS and spatial modelling
  • Project Management

Consulting Experience

With almost two decades in heritage consulting, Tessa has a strong track record in delivering heritage projects. She communicates well with Indigenous stakeholders, clients and regulators to provide the best project outcomes.

2012-2019: Cultural Heritage Manager - RPS
2010-2012: Senior Archaeologist - RPS
2007-2010: Project Archaeologist � AMBS
2004-2007: Consultant Archaeologist - Freelance
2003: Project Archaeologist � Susan McIntyre-Tamwoy Archaeological Consultants
2000-2002: Consultant Archaeologist - Freelance

Selected Publications

Boer-Mah, T. (2009). The Material Culutre: Stone Adzes. In the The Origins of the Civilization of Angkor, Volume 3, The Excavation of Ban Non Wat: Introduction. C.F.w Higham and A. Kijngam, Bangkok, The Thai Fine Arts Department: 187-196
Boer-Mah, T. (2008) Reduction and Adze Form: Ground Stone Adzes from Ban Non Wat, Northeast Thailand. Bulletin of the Indo-Pacific Prehistory Association 28:44-51
Ward I.A.K, R.L.K. Fullagar, T. Boer-Mah, L..M. Head, P.S.C. Tacon and K. Mulvaney (2006) Comparison of sedimentation and occupation histories inside and outside rockshelters, Keep River Region, Northwestern Australia. Geoarchaeology 21 (1): 1-27