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Dr Jane Palmer

Dr Jane Palmer
Name Jane Palmer
Position Honorary Research Fellow
Section Centre for Heritage and Culture (Research)
Email
Qualifications BA(Hons) Qld , BSc Sydney , BArch(Hons) Newcastle , PhD UTS
Homepage https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Jane_Palmer4/info
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Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Social and Cultural Geography ( 160403 )
  • Studies of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Society ( 169902 )
  • Cultural Studies ( 200200 )
  • Heritage and Cultural Conservation ( 210202 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 210399 )
  • Applied Ethics ( 220100 )

Research interests
oral history, ethnography, narrative methods, ethics, resilience, adaptation, climate change, qualitative research methods, social policy, housing design, moral philosophy

Industry affiliations
Registered Architect, Queensland Board of Architects

Research most recent
Palmer, J., Fam, D., Smith, T., & Kent, J. (2018). Where's the data? Using data convincingly in transdisciplinary doctoral research. International Journal of Doctoral Studies, 13, 9-29.
Palmer, J., Pocock, C., & Burton, L. (2017). Waiting, power and time in ethnographic and community-based research. Qualitative Research, 1-17. doi:10.1177/1468794117728413
Palmer, J. 2017, 'Ethnography as transdisciplinary inquiry: Two stories of adaptation and resilience from Aceh, Indonesia' in D. Fam, J. Palmer, C. Riedy and C. Mitchell (eds), Transdisciplinary Research and Practice for Sustainability Outcomes, Chapter 13, pp190-203. Routledge, London


Research most notable
Palmer, J., C. Pocock & L. Burton 2018, 'Waiting, power and time in ethnographic and community-based research', Qualitative Research, doi 10.1177/1468794117728413, vol. 18, no. 4, pp. 416-432.


Publications in ePrints

Palmer, Jane and Pocock, Celmara (2019) Aboriginal colonial history and the (un)happy object of reconciliation. Cultural Studies. ISSN 0950-2386

Palmer, Jane and Burton, Lorelle J (2019) Evaluating for the past, present and future: a values-based evaluation of an Aboriginal-led project in rural and remote Australia. Futures, 109. pp. 1-12. ISSN 0016-3287

Palmer, Jane (2019) ‘Siting’ voice in stories of conflict: bounding conflict in place and time through social memory and acts of remembering. In: The Nexus among place, conflict and communication in a globalising world. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., United Kingdom, pp. 187-206. ISBN 978-981-13-5924-8

Palmer, Jane (2019) Writing to perform the region: making ‘somewhereness’ visible in post-colonisation Australia. TEXT: Journal of Writing and Writing Courses (Special issue 54). pp. 1-13.

Palmer, Jane and Pocock, Celmara and Burton, Lorelle (2018) Waiting, power and time in ethnographic and community-based research. Qualitative Research, 18 (4). pp. 416-432. ISSN 1468-7941

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Social and Cultural Geography ( 160403 )
  • Studies of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Society ( 169902 )
  • Heritage and Cultural Conservation ( 210202 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 210399 )


Research topics