IAG2019 Postgraduates Pre-conference Event

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University of Tasmania, Sandy Bay Campus

Churchill Avenue

Exact room TBC

Hobart, TAS 7005

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IAG Conference Postgraduate Pre-conference Event sponsored by the IAG Council.

Combined with the Indigenous Peoples' Knowledges and Rights Study Group.


We are excited to organise the postgraduate pre-conference event at the Institute of Australian Geographers Annual Conference in Hobart on 9 July 2019. This event is for postgraduate students who will be attending the IAG Conference. It is a free event with a catered lunch. The day will include an Indigenous welcome to Tasmania followed by a session on being a postgraduate student and post-PhD trajectories.


Session 1: Welcome to Tasmania (10:30am-12:30pm)

  • Welcome to Country.

  • Panel discussion on Connecting with place and local initiatives to improve Aboriginal Heritage protection.

Lunch: Catered by palaway kipli (12:30-1:30pm)

Lunch sponsored by the IAG Council will be provided for all workshop attendees. The meal will be catered by palawa kipli – Tasmanian indigenous food. This lunch break will also be an opportunity to meet with the IAG Council.

Session 2: Being a postgrad, getting through the PhD and post-PhD trajectories (1:30-3:30pm)

Panel discussion with industry and academic post-PhD trajectories. Confirmed panellists:

  • Dr Susannah Clement (Currently working as part of the graduate program for NSW Department of Environment and Heritage)

  • Dr Rae Dufty-Jones (Senior Lecturer, Western Sydney University)

  • Dr Aysha Fleming (CSIRO)

  • Professor Richie Howitt (Emeritus Professor, Macquarie University)

  • Dr Timothy Neale (Senior Research Fellow, Deakin University)

Please register by June 14. If you have any further questions then please email Charishma at c.ratnam@unsw.edu.au.



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