Rob is Walgalu-Ngunnawal and Wiradjuri archaeologist from Queanbeyan-Canberra. He holds a Bachelor of Archaeology and Master of Archaeological Science (Advanced) from the Australian National University. Rob's professional and academic experiences include Indigenous cultural heritage management, native title, archaeological field methods, as well as extensive research in Vanuatu. Rob is currently enrolled in a PhD at the University of Sydney. His PhD investigates 3000 years of occupation on the island of Futuna, Southern Vanuatu.