Tom Austen Brown Research

The Tom Austen Brown Endowment provides support for research into the archaeology of human life in Australia. The Endowment provides the Tom Austen Brown Chair in Australian Archaeology, currently held by Professor Peter Hiscock, and funding to facilitate significant research activities. This page describes the research endeavours that have been supported. They include establishing lecture and book series, upgrading laboratory facilities, equipment purchases, undertaking excavations, and co-funding major research projects. Information about these initiatives are provided below.