AFRAN

John Burton

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Name

John Burton

Title

Prof.

Bio

Professor & Deputy Vice President Research, Divine Word University, Papua New Guinea, 2015-. Visiting Senior Lecturer, Department Pacific Affairs, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, 2015-. Research interests: Social mapping and land ownership in the Pacific  development in the Pacific; social impacts of mining; governance and traditional politics in Papua New Guinea; Native Title research in Torres Strait and among rainforest Aboriginal groups in North Queensland; genealogy in Australia and Melanesia.

Country

Australia

State

ACT

Fields of Research

Environmental Sciences, Studies in Human Society, Language, Communication and Culture, History and Archaeology

University or Institution of affiliation

Divine Word University, PNG / ANU, Australia

personal or institutional webpage

http://www.dwu.ac.pg

Interest in AFRAN?

Academic/Industry Collaborations in France, Academic/Industry Collaborations in Australia, Job / Funding opportunity in France