Michael Harding

Michael Harding
School of Humanities
Faculty of Arts

I am interested in the historical agency of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and the history of their engagement in the labour market and the mining industry, in particular, the northern and central Australia regions. Other research interests include Aboriginal people and government policy in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and the history of northern and central Australia, and South Australia generally..

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Michael Harding

I am interested in the historical agency of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and the history of their engagement in the labour market and the mining industry, in particular, the northern and central Australia regions. Other research interests include Aboriginal people and government policy in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and the history of northern and central Australia, and South Australia generally..

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2012 - 2017 Casual Research Officer University of Adelaide
2008 - 2012 Senior Researcher (Anthropologist and Historian) South Australian Native Title Services
1999 - 2008 Anthropologist Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement
1996 - 1999 Anthropologist Pitjantjatjara Council
1994 - 1996 Senior Field Officer Department of Employment, Education and Training
1992 - 1994 Project Officer Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2012 - 2016 University of Adelaide Australia Doctor of Philosophy
2009 - 2010 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Arts (Honours) First Class
1994 - 1995 Deakin Iniversity Australia Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Second Class Division A
1990 - 1993 Curtin University of Technology Australia Bachelor of Arts (with Distinction)

Keywords

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History, Anthropology

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