Australian Centre for Cultural Environmental Research (AUSCCER)
The future of housing: families in apartments
PhD researcher Sophie-May Kerr is looking at how more families are choosing to live in units, rather than pursue the dream of owning a house.
Read the article from the University of Wollongong's The Stand, about Sophie-May's research.
Photo: Paul Jones
Associate Professor Adams wins prestigious Calibre Essay Prize
Associate Professor of Human Geography, Michael Adams has been awarded the prestigious Australian Book Review’s Calibre Essay Prize for his essay ‘Salt Blood’, a deep dive into the ancient practise of freediving.
Listen to Michael's interview on the ABC radio with Richard Fidler about his Essay and how freedriving helped him understand his father's suicide.
The town all shook up over Elvis
How the King of Rock 'n' Roll put the sleepy town of Parkes on the map and captured the imagination of a pair of geographers.
Discover Social Sciences Human Geography
In this video Dr Nick Gill and Professor Noel Castree explain the benefits of studying Human Geography in the Bachelor of Social Science at UOW.
Other Current Research Projects
Further information on current School of Geography and Sustainable Communities research projects is available at Social Sciences Research.