Robert S. Fuller

PhD Student Indigenous Cultural Astronomy, UNSW

B.A. in Anthropology Gettysburg College, graduated MPhil in Indigenous Studies, Macquarie University, HDR research on the astronomy of the Kamilaroi and Euahlayi peoples. Currently PhD student at School of Humanities and Languages, University of NSW, researching a project in Aboriginal astronomy. Work with Ray Norris and Duane Hamacher, both contributors in this subject to the Conversation.

Experience

  • 2015–2016
    Researcher Indigenous Cultural Astronomy, University of NSW
  • 2012–2015
    Researcher Indigenous Cultural Astronomy, Macquarie University

Education

  • 2015 
    Macquarie University, MPhil Indigenous Studies
  • 1966 
    Gettysburg College, B.A. Anthropology and Sociology

Publications

  • 2014
    The Emu Sky Knowledge of the Kamilaroi and Euahlayi Peoples, Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage
  • 2014
    Star Maps and Travelling to Ceremonies: The Euahlayi People and their use of the Night Sky, Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage
  • 2014
    The astronomy of the Kamilaroi and Euahlayi peoples and their neighbours, Australian Aboriginal Studies

Professional Memberships

  • Astronomical Society of Australia
  • Northern Sydney Astronomical Society