Field archaeologist working in Australia and overseas over a period of 25 years. Extensive experience as a Consulting Archaeologist in Queensland and northern NSW.
An archaeologist and biological anthropologist with extensive national and international experience in archaeological excavation, academic research and cultural heritage management.
Have been involved in a range of significant archaeological and cultural heritage projects both in Australia and abroad, including working on Palaeolithic and Copper Age sites in Spain, Bronze Age period sites in Syria and Bahrain (burial mounds), Neolithic/Chalcolithic through to Bronze Age sites in Jordan and Indigenous and non-Indigenous (historical) archaeological sites in Australia.
Project managed heritage and archaeological impact assessments, and major Indigenous surveys and prepared archaeological research designs and significance assessments for a range of sites, including those with Commonwealth, state or local significance in New South Wales and Queensland.
Been field director on excavations of Indigenous and non-Indigenous (historical) archaeological sites and managed a range of monitoring programs.
Australian Pleistocene prehistory, Neanderthals and Modern human origins, Middle and Upper Palaeolithic Europe, Middle Stone Age Africa, Neolithic and Chalcolithic periods in the Middle East.