Paul Smithson

Field Archaeologist

Paul joined the GJCRM team in 2020 and has an extensive background working in remote Aboriginal communities.

Paul also has experience in both archaeological excavation and lab work and has specialized in the identification and analysis of Aboriginal stone artefacts. He has been involved in archaeological projects across Western Australia and has experience recording archaeological material across the Burrup and Canning Mills.

Throughout Paul’s time at GJCRM he has continued to build on his fieldwork experience, being involved in archaeological heritage surveys across the Pilbara and western desert. Paul’s role as a field archaeologist also includes the recording and identification of archaeological sites and materials and working closely with traditional land owners.

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