Interview series: Dr Haidee Cadd

By Dr Annie Lau and Dr Lynda Petherick We are delighted to have Dr Haidee Cadd, research associate at the University of New South Wales, as the first interviewee in this new series. 1. Can you tell us about yourself, your research interest, and your career path? I am currently a post-doctoral research associate working…

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ECR takeover! (New blog)

We are transforming the AQUA blog into an ECR blog. To kick off this refurbished blog, we will be interviewing AQUA researchers to know more about each other’s research, science journey, and life outside work. Do you want to be interviewed? Contact us to chat more! http://aqua.org.au/blogs/ecr-blog/

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NEOTOMA(TILIA)/OCTOPUS and Pollen Data Analysis Workshop – 13-17 July 2020

NEOTOMA(TILIA)/OCTOPUS and Pollen Data Analysis Online Workshop Hosted by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage (CABAH) Registration page: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/neotomatiliaoctopus-and-pollen-data-analysis-registration-98975946721 CABAH are hosting a free online workshop and training sessions available to everyone interested in learning, upskilling and participating in discussions around the theme of developing a Quaternary Research database for Australia. This…

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Aus+NZ pop-up-e-conference

Are you sad the AQUA 2020 conference has been postponed? Are you missing your bi-annual Quaternary fix? Never fear, some of your fellow AQUA members, Helen Bostock and Chris Moy have proposed a pop-up online conference for all this Aus + NZ Quaternary!  The online conference will occur on the 1st-2nd July 2020. Anyone working…

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AQUA 2020 *Postponed to 2021* – Atherton Tablelands

Dates for the AQUA 2021 biennial conference on the Atherton Tablelands will be re-assessed when the current situation changes. Atherton, far north Queensland. The Atherton tablelands have, of course, been the location of some iconic Quaternary studies, and this meeting will be an opportunity to acknowledge these contributions. It is also a great opportunity to…

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Design-an-AQUA-tee competition

In light of the upcoming meeting in Ireland, the AQUA committee are delighted to announce the opening of this year’s Design-an-AQUA-tee competition. The design can be inspired by any aspect of Quaternary science, so use your imaginations! Please send your entries in a format of your choice (Illustrator, PDF, jpeg, photo of a scribble on…

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AQUA TRAVEL AWARDS 2019

INQUA Congress 2019, Dublin – AQUA Travel awards AQUA is offering four $3000 (AUD) travel prizes to post-graduate students or early-career researchers to fund attendance for the INQUA congress in Dublin, Ireland (http://www.inqua2019.org) on 25th to 31st July, 2019. Full criteria and required forms can be found on the Application Form. Please return the completed application…

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Abstract submission and Registration EXTENDED

The abstract submission and registration deadline for the upcoming AQUA biennial conference in Canberra has BEEN EXTENDED until Friday 9th of November! Visit the conference page for more information about the conference, submit abstracts and complete your registration (http://aqua.org.au/conference/aqua2018/). The deadline for travel funding has also been extended until Friday 9th November. Application forms can…

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VALE: John Chappell (1940-2018)

Sad news in that Professor John Chappell passed away on the 3rd October 2018 after a brief battle with cancer. Emeritus Professor John Chappell was unquestionably one of the world’s most well-known and accomplished Quaternary scientists of the past ~40 years or more. Described by Prof Bruce Thom as “the father of Quaternary research in…

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AQUA Biennial Conference 2018

Next AQUA Biennial Conference Canberra 10 – 14th December 2018 Crawford Precinct, College of Asia and Pacific, ANU Acton PeninsulaAbstract Submission is NOW OPEN Abstract submission Abstract submission guidelines Registration is NOW OPEN Registration Registration Information (inc. costs)

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