The Yam Paddock Project

La Trobe University is now advertising two PhD scholarships to carry out research on the role of cultural fire on traditional Aboriginal food production.  The scholarships are offered by the Centre for the Study of the Inland and the Centre for Future Landscapes in partnership with the Dja Dja Wurrung Clans Aboriginal Corporation and Central Victoria Biolinks Alliance.

Expressions of interest are required by 17 April, 2020, with a view to commencing in Semester 2, 2020.  Aboriginal people are particularly encouraged to apply.  Further details are below.

Historic mapping PhD:   

Plant ecology PhD: