Applications for the Summer Internship for Indigenous Peoples in Genomics (SING) 2021 are now open. The workshop will take place between 8-12 February 2021, at QIMR Berghofer in Brisbane. Applications will close at 5pm AEST Friday 30 October. See the SING Australia website for information about the program, including the application portal. If you have any […]READ ARTICLE
We’re delighted to announce that PhD student Ané van der Walt is representing CABAH in the annual Visualise Your Thesis competition run by The University of Melbourne. You can watch, download and share Ané’s entry here: Check out the other finalists here.READ ARTICLE
Congratulations to CABAH Associate Investigator, Dr Billy Griffiths, who has been awarded the Australian Academy of the Humanities’ 2020 Max Crawford Medal — Australia’s most prestigious award for outstanding achievement and promise in the humanities by an Australia-based early-career scholar. His latest book Deep Time Dreaming: Uncovering Ancient Australia (2018) has […]READ ARTICLE
Neanderthals made a 4000km trek from Europe to Siberia, the equivalent of walking from Sydney to Perth, according to new research by CABAH Director Richard ‘Bert’ Roberts. For a long time Neanderthals were seen as intellectual lightweights. However, several recent finds have forced a rethink of their cognitive and creative abilities. Read […]READ ARTICLE
Congratulations to CABAH Deputy Director Lynette Russell, from Monash University, on her ARC Laureate Fellowship, announced in October 2019. The project will examine 1,000 years of dynamic encounters between Australia’s Indigenous peoples and voyagers from the sea and will result in an innovative reconstruction of Australia’s role in global exploration, […]READ ARTICLE
We were delighted to support the first SING Australia conference, which brought Indigenous researchers and academics from a range of disciplines together to learn from each other and to drive the future of genomics research. The Summer Internship for Indigenous Peoples in Genomics (SING Australia) brought together scholars in Indigenous […]READ ARTICLE
Congratulations to CABAH’s Sam Lin, from the University of Wollongong and Zoë Thomas, from the University of New South Wales on their Discovery Early Career Researcher Award grants. Sam is investigating the evolution of the ‘hobbit’ and Zoë is studying past climates during key periods of change. Zoë’s research will investigate […]READ ARTICLE
Researchers and affiliates from across Australia, and overseas, came togehter at our annual symposium at Monash University in November 2019. “It was a wonderful opportunity to connect with colleagues and hear about the breadth of research going on,” said CABAH Director ‘Bert’ Roberts. The team also had the opportunity to […]READ ARTICLE
CABAH researchers Nathan Jankowski from the University of Wollongong and Kelsie Long, from The Australian National University, introduced groups of school children to one of the country’s most significant archeological areas during the Mungo Youth Project in May 2019. Close to 250 primary and secondary students took part in the […]READ ARTICLE
Huge congratulations to CABAH's Ané van der Walt — 2nd place winner of @VisualiseThesis #VYT2020 against some tough competition! 👏🏾
Judges were impressed by her beautiful, richly illustrated animation as well as the cultural importance of Ané's research.
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