Skip to main content

Professor Bryce Barker

Professor Bryce Barker
Name Bryce Barker
Position Professor (Anthropology)
Section School of Humanities and Communication
Office Q220
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1047
Extension 1047
Email
Qualifications BA Qld , BA(Hons) Qld , PhD Qld
Homepage http://www.usq.edu.au/users/barker
The views expressed on staff homepages may not reflect the views of the University.

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Archaeology not elsewhere classified ( 210199 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 210399 )
  • Archaeology not elsewhere classified ( 430199 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 430399 )

Professional memberships
Fellow of the Australian Anthropology Society

Industry affiliations
National Executive of the Australian Archaeological Association

Short Reports Editor, Australian Archaeology

Administrative responsibilities
Discipline Head Anthropology
Anthropology Honours Program Coordinator

Research most recent
David, B., Barker, B., McNiven, I. (in press) The Social Archaeology of Indigenous Societies. Essays on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History. Aboriginal Studies Press, Canberra.

Barker, B. (in press). Text as Archaeological Data: Walter E. Roth and Queensland Archaeology. In R. McDougall and I. Davidson (eds). The Roth Family, Anthropology and Colonial Administration. University College of London Press, London

Barker, B. 2004. The Sea People - Late Holocene Maritime Specialisation in the Whitsunday Islands, Central Queensland. Terra Australis 20, Pandanus Books. Canberra.



Publications in ePrints

Wallis, Lynley and Burke, Heather and Barker, Bryce and Cole, Noelene (2021) Fatal frontier: temporal and spatial considerations of the Native Mounted Police and colonial violence across Queensland. In: The Oxford handbook of the archaeology of Indigenous Australia and New Guinea. Oxford Handbooks Online. Oxford University Press, Oxford, United Kingdom, pp. 1-29.

Burke, Heather and Barker, Bryce and Wallis, Lynley and Craig, Sarah and Combo, Michelle (2020) Betwixt and Between: Trauma, Survival and the Aboriginal Troopers of the Queensland Native Mounted Police. Journal of Genocide Research, 22 (3). pp. 1-17. ISSN 1462-3528

Faulkner, Patrick and Thangavelu, Anbarasu and Ferguson, Redbird and Aird, Samantha J. and David, Bruno and Drury, Tanya and Rowe, Cassandra and Barker, Bryce and McNiven, Ian J. and Richards, Thomas and Leavelsey, Matthew and Asmussen, Brit and Lamb, Lara and Ulm, Sean (2020) Middle to late Holocene near-shore foraging strategies at Caution Bay, Papua New Guinea. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 34 (A):102629. pp. 1-14. ISSN 2352-409X

Cole, N. and Wallis, L.A. and Burke, H. and Barker, B. and Rinyirru Aboriginal Corporation, . (2020) 'On the brink of a fever stricken swamp': culturally modified trees and land-people relationships at Lower Laura (Boralga) Native Mounted Police camp, Cape York Peninsula. Australian Archaeology, 86 (1). pp. 21-36. ISSN 0312-2417

Barker, Bryce and Wallis, Lynley A. and Burke, Heather and Cole, Noelene and Lowe, Kelsey and Artym, Ursula and Pagels, Anthony and Bateman, Leanne and Hatte, Elizabeth and De Leiuen, Cherrie and Davidson, Iain and Zimmerman, Larry (2020) The archaeology of the Secret War: The material evidence of conflict on the Queensland frontier 1849-1901. Queensland Archaeological Research, 23. pp. 25-41.

View full listing in ePrints

Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Archaeology not elsewhere classified ( 210199 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 210399 )
  • Archaeology not elsewhere classified ( 430199 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 430399 )


<