Research Staff

Senior Research Fellow

Frances Morphy

Frances Morphy is a Senior Research Fellow for the ATNS Project, working with Professor John Taylor at the ANU. Currently Frances is working on a population survey of north-east Arnhem Land, which is similar to a survey that had previously been carried out in the Fitzroy Valley.

Research Fellow/Project Manager

Jessica Cotton

Jessica Cotton is a Research Fellow and Project Manager for the ATNS Project.Jessica has several years experience in managing and contributing to research projects, having previously managed research centres based at the Melbourne Law School, including the Asian Law Centre, the Centre for Islamic Law and Society and the Centre for Employment and Labour Relations Law. Jessica holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honours and a Bachelor of Law. She has been admitted to the Supreme Court of Victoria as an Australian Lawyer.
03 8344 0823

Research Fellow/Project Manager

Judy Longbottom

Judy Longbottom is working part-time as a Research Fellow on this project. Judy has a broad ranging background, firstly in agriculture, and working on farms in UK, NZ and to a lesser extent Australia. A strong desire to work in international development led Judy to work with a small NGO in northern Ghana on soil conservation and improving agricultural productivity. With a Masters in Anthropology of Development at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London completed in 1996 Judy worked for 6 years for the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), a policy research institute in London. Her work focused largely on land tenure/land rights and land policy in Africa during this time. She has also worked on refugee resettlement issues in the US, for an applied anthropology unit at the University of Arizona.
03 8344 9161

Research Assistant

Emille Boulot

Emille Boulot is in the final year of a Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Laws degree at Monash University. She joined the ATNS project in October 2011, and has been involved in updating the database and assisting the ATNS team with various research tasks.