Aiello, Dr Thomas

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Professor of History

Valdosta State University

Honorary Fellow, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

University of Technology Sydney

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Cultural representations of the Australian White Ibis; Ibis rewildings

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Arcari, Dr Paula

Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow

Edge Hill University, UK
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Mundane and normalised practices involving animals and the temporal and spatial sites in which they occur.

Senior Lecturer, English Literature

University of the Sunshine Coast

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Animal representations in recent Australian (particularly female authored) fiction; dingo representations and wild life management practice

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Independent Scholar


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Animal Ethics; Animal and environmental protection

Browne, Dr Josephine

Adjunct (ECR)

Griffith Centre for Social and Cultural Research
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Sociology, literature and fiction in relation to other animals, with particular interest in discourse analysis, political ideologies, violence and grief

Lecturer, Environmental Science

School of Life and Environmental Science, Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment, Deakin University

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Celermajer, Danielle. Professor

Deputy Director (Academic) Sydney Environment Institute

University of Sydney

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Ethics; human rights and animal rights; non-human subjectivities; multispecies communities

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Chrulew, Dr Matthew

Senior Research Fellow

Writing and Cultural Studies, School of Media, Creative Arts and Social Inquiry, Curtin University
Clough, Professor David L.

Professor in Theology and Applied Sciences

University of Aberdeen

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Deckers, Jan

Senior Lecturer

School of Medical Education, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University

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Animal Enthusiasms: Life Beyond Cage and Leash in Rural Pakistan

Australian Anthropological Society’s 2020 Postdoctoral Fellow

Australian National University

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Fijn, Dr Natasha

Research Fellow

Australian National University
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Animal studies, visual anthropology, observational film, eco-humanities, etho-ethnography/ethno-ethology, animal domestication, Mongolia, cross-cultural perceptions and attitudes towards other animals.

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Fraser, A/Prof Heather

Course Coordinator of Master of Social Work Program

Queensland University of Technology

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Heather Fraser is a critical social worker who uses visual methods and narrative research in the areas of violence and abuse (humans and animals), oppression and privilege, community organising and service delivery.

Senior Lecturer in Japanese

University of Queensland
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Animal studies and literature, fairy tales, animal representations and human-animal relationships

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Adjunct Lecturer

Southern Cross University
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The rights of nature; decolonizing non-human – human interactions.

I have many roles: academic, student, research assistant, editor, dog-human, ecofeminist

associated with: Australian National University, University of Canberra, University of Tasmania

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Lecturer

University of New South Wales
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Animals and food; animals and art; animals in feminist theory; “tranimals” (animal inside trans-); performance

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Laird, Dr Tessa

Lecturer, Critical and Theoretical Studies

University of Melbourne (VCA, School of Art)
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The cultural history of bats; animal art theory and criticism (colour theory, human-animal relations, theory for the Anthropocene, decolonisation); animal language; plant sentience; more-than-human perception

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Leane, Professor Elizabeth

Professor of English and Associate Dean Research

School of Humanities, College of Arts, Law and Education, University of Tasmania

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Literature; Animal Studies; Antarctic Studies

Lecturer, School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

University of New England

Simone Lyons
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Research interests include narrative representations of dogs and human–dog relations

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Senior Lecturer

RMIT University

Deputy Head of School, School of Arts

University of New England, NSW
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Research interests include the perceptions of animals in nineteenth-century Britain, and human and animal studies as a discipline

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Lecturer in Law
School of Business and Law

CQUniversity Australia
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Australia’s animal protection regime.
The protection of domesticated animals as a socio-legal problem.

Senior Lecturer, School of Humanities and Social Inquiry

University of Wollongong
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Linguistics research –
counter discourses of meat consumption and factory farming. The conflation of individual and species interests of non-human animals in environmental/ ecological discourses

Senior Lecturer in International and Community Development

Deakin University

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Cattle trafficking and cattle industries in India; livestock industries; biopower; animals and urbanisms/urban planning

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Senior Researcher, School of Social & Policy Studies

Flinders University

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Positive training, operant conditioning for companion, zoo, farm animals; animals and public health; impact and human control/management of introduced species; attitudes toward and policies on urban animals.

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O’Sullivan, Dr Siobhan

Senior Lecturer

University of New South Wales

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Animal welfare policy; Environmental ethics. Siobhan presents a regular podcast, Knowing Animals, on all things animal and ethics related.

Professor of Law

Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne
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Animal welfare regulation; Free range and higher animal welfare labelling; the politics, ethics and regulation of food.

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Historian

Yiagilang Ngarrngatj Seeking Knowledge Research Unit, Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation

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Phillips, Dr Perdita

Independent Scholar


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Animals in contemporary art; interactions between human and nonhuman worlds; animals in science; critical natural histories; animal vocalisation and bioacoustics

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Potts, Annie. Professor

Professor and Cultural Studies Programme Coordinator, English and Cultural Studies, School of Humanities and Creative Arts

University of Canterbury

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Co-Director of the New Zealand Centre for Human-Animal Studies at Canterbury University, Aotearoa New Zealand.

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Probyn-Rapsey, Professor Fiona
School of Humanities and Social Inquiry, University of Wollongong

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Fiona’s research connects feminist critical race studies and Animal studies, examining where, when and how gender, race and species intersect.

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Pyke, Dr Susan

Teacher/Researcher

University of Melbourne

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Sue teaches at the University of Melbourne, writes in a range of genres and also provides editorial and research services.

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Senior Lecturer

Swedish university of Agricultural Sciences

Helena Röcklinsberg

Honorary Associate Professor in Media & Cultural Studies

Edith Cowan University

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My current research focus on public attitudes to animal welfare identifies and maps recent shifts in the Australian imaginary and public sphere around human and animal relations.

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Head of School, School of Creative Arts

University of Southern Queensland
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Animals in live performance; Animals and eco tourism; Wildlife conservation

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Subject Coordinator, tutor and supervisor

University of Melbourne

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Creative writing; Ecofeminism; Human-Animal studies

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Associate Professor, Film and Television Studies

Monash University
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Nonfiction screen media, animals and eco cinema

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National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru, India

PhD Scholar

PhD candidate in Fine Arts

Victoria College of The Arts, University of Melbourne

Independent researcher


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Human-cetacean relations; companion animal relations; the spaces of opposition regarding human-nonhuman animal relations; the ecology of wisdom; multi-species education; interspecies ethics

Lecturer

The University of the South Pacific
van Dooren, Thom. A/Professor

Associate Professor, ARC Future Fellow

University of Sydney

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Environmental Philosophy; Social and Cultural Anthropology; Ethics; Conservation and Extinction; Wildlife Management; Birds (esp. Corvids)

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Wadiwel, Associate Professor Dinesh

Senior Lecturer, Human Rights and Socio-legal Studies

University of Sydney

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Sovereignty and the nature of rights, violence, race and critical animal studies.

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PhD Candidate

Bielefeld University

Tabea Sabrina Weber
White, Dr Steven

Senior Lecturer, Griffith Law School

Griffith University
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Animal protection ethics, law and policy.
Environmental law with a focus on wild animal protection.
Regulatory studies and protection of animals.

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Lecturer

Swinburne University of Technology

Tracy Young
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Connections and disjunctions of child/animal relations; animals and early childhood education; ecological justice

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