AACAI

Australian Association Of Consulting Archaeologists Inc

Member Profiles: Jenna Weston

WESTON, Jenna

AMBS
Annandale NSW 2038
P: 02 9518 4489
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Availability:
Anywhere; anytime
Qualifications:
* BA (Hons), University of Queensland

Professional Associations and Positions

Full Member, Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists Inc.
Member, Australian Archaeological Association Inc.
Vice-Chairman, Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists Inc. New South Wales State Chapter (2012-present)
Secretary, Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists Inc. New South Wales State Chapter (2008-2011)
NSW State Delegate, Executive Committee, Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists Inc. (2008-2009)
Committee Member, Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists Inc. New South Wales State Chapter (2006-present)

Indigenous

  • Site Survey
  • Site Recording
  • Excavation

Special Fields

  • Stone artefact analysis
  • Shell midden analysis
  • Residue analysis

Consulting Experience

SELECTED CONSULTING EXPERIENCE

2009 - Glen Innes Aboriginal Heritage Study for LEP.
2009 - Verons Estate Heritage Assessment, Sussex Inlet, NSW.
2008-present - Aboriginal Heritage Impact Permit (S.87/90) preparation, test and salvage excavation with Traditional Owners, and analysis, of shell middens at Currarong, for Currarong Sewerage Scheme, NSW.
2008 - Heritage Impact Assessment for Wallgrove Road, Horsley Park, NSW.
2008 - Aboriginal archaeological assessment, South West Rail Link Part 3A, Glenfield to Rossmore, NSW.
2007 - Test excavation, via auguring, at University Hill, Melbourne, VIC.
2007 - Photographic recording of rock art, monitoring of development impact and reporting at Whale Rock, F3 Freeway, Mt Kur-ring-gai, NSW.
2007 - Aboriginal archaeological assessment, Lower Hunter Estates Development, Catherine Hill Bay, Nords Wharf and Gwandalan, NSW.
2007 - Aboriginal archaeological assessment, Railway Duplication, Muswellbrook, NSW.
2006 - Aboriginal consultation, Aboriginal Heritage Impact Permit (S.90) preparation, salvage and monitoring of construction, and report for Hunter Economic Zone Transmission Line, Kurri Kurri, NSW.
2006 - Test excavation with Traditional Owners, and analysis, of shell midden for Bermagui Wallaga Lake Sewerage Scheme, Wallaga Lake, NSW.
2006 - Area supervision of salvage excavation with Traditional Owner groups, and stone artefact analysis, at Cheshunt Mine, Hunter Valley, NSW.
2006 - Aboriginal archaeological assessment, La Trobe Golf Club, Alphington, VIC.
2006 - Aboriginal archaeological assessment, Coopernook-Moorland Highway Upgrade, Coopernook, NSW.
2006 - Aboriginal archaeological assessment, Bombala Quarry EIS, Bombala, NSW.
2005 - Aboriginal archaeological assessment, Boundary Road Reserve, Maraylya, NSW.
2005 - Aboriginal archaeological assessment, Quira Transmission Line REF, Bemboka, NSW.
2005 - Area supervision of salvage excavation of site with Traditional Owner groups, and stone artefact analysis, at Claremont Meadows, Sydney, NSW.
2004 - Aboriginal archaeological assessment, Drydock Road, Tweed Heads, NSW.
2004 - Salvage excavation with Traditional Owners, and analysis, of a shell midden at Hollywell, Gold Coast, Queensland; including residue analysis of two artefacts.
2004 - Survey and excavation with Traditional Owners, and analysis of stone artefact material, at Reserve Road, Upper Coomera, Queensland.

Selected Publications

* Weston, J (2009) "Seeing red: The use of a biological stain to identify cooked and processed/damaged starch grains in archaeological residues". Terra Australis 28: New Directions in Archaeological Science. Proceedings of the 2005 Australasian Archaeometry Conference.
* Lamb, J and T Loy (2005) "Seeing Red: The use of Congo Red dye to identify cooked and damaged starch grains in archaeological residues". Journal of Archaeological Science 32 (10):1433-1440.
* Robins, R, J Lamb and N Woolford (2005) "Between Swamp and Sea: Archaeological Investigations of an Aboriginal Midden at Allisee Residential Development, Hollywell, Gold Coast Queensland." Consultancy report for Stockland Pty Ltd.
* Lamb, J 2003 "The Raw and the Cooked: A Study of the Effects of Cooking on Three Aboriginal Plant Foods from Southeast Queensland". Unpublished BA (Hons) thesis, University of Queensland, St Lucia.

A full curriculum vitae is available on request