AACAI

Australian Association Of Consulting Archaeologists Inc

Member Profiles: JJ McDermott

MCDERMOTT, JJ

MCDERMOTT, JJ

Gavin Jackson Cultural Resource Management
Cockburn Central WA 6164
P: (08) 9417 7044
M: 0458608786
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Qualifications:
Bachelor of Arts (Archaeology and English) Honours, National University of Ireland, Galway 2006.
Masters of Arts (Landscape Archaeology) Honours, National University of Ireland, Galway 2007.

Professional Associations and Positions

Secretary of the WA Chapter of Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists Inc.

Member of the Australian Archaeological Association

Historical

  • Site Survey
  • Site Recording

Indigenous

  • Site Survey
  • Site Recording

Special Fields

  • Expertise in GIS

Consulting Experience

2007 to 2009 and 2011 - Site Assistant Archaeologist at Irish Archaeological Consultancy (IAC) for various projects in the south-west of Ireland.

2009 to 2011 - Principal Researcher & Field Archaeologist at the Underwater Archaeology Unit (UAU), Dept. of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Dublin, Ireland.

2011 to 2016 - Senior Archaeologist and Field Manager at Gavin Jackson Cultural Resource Management, Perth, Western Australia.

2016 to present - Heritage Officer at Main Roads Western Australia.

Selected Publications

Journals and articles found here: https://independent.academia.edu/JJMcDermott

J. McDermott 2017 A look upon the lakes: the archaeology of crannógs and inis sites of Co. Leitrim in The Leitrim Guardian 2018.

I. Ryan and McDermott, J. 2016 Edict Come, Edict Go: An overview of legislative approaches to the definition and conservation of Aboriginal archaeological sites in Australia in Journal of the Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists, Vol 4 (supplement).

E. Beckett and McDermott, J. 2016. An online survey regarding cultural heritage management and the law in Australia, in Journal of the Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists, Vol. 4 (supplement).

J. McDermott and O’Conor, K. 2015. Rosclogher Castle: a Gaelic lordship centre on Lough Melvin, County Leitrim, in Journal of Cumann Seanchais Bhreifne, No.50, Vol. XIII.