Dr Glenys McGowan


School of Social Science
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
+61 7 336 52922


Research Interests

  • Forensic Archaeology
    The application of archaeological techniques to forensic investigations.
  • Site Taphonomy
    The study of the biological, chemical and physical processes that contribute to the preservation or decay of human remains and objects at archaeological and forensic sites.
  • Archaeological Science
    The use of instrumental analysis and mathematical modelling to analyse and interpret archaeological sites and artefacts.
  • Ancient and Historic Textiles
    Studying the technological and cultural aspects of textile production and use in the ancient and historic periods.


  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science (with second class honours), The University of Queensland


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Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision