Matt Campbell

Master of Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development, Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

Research Associate & PhD Candidate

Matt has spent most of his time in the past 20 years working with Aboriginal people on issues of land, research and livelihoods. He is interested in how people of different cultures find ways to work together productively, something he is pursuing through his PhD research.

PhD Project Title

The figure of the researcher in social analysis in contemporary Aboriginal Australia

Research Interests

  • Transdiciplinarity
  • Community Engagement
  • Generative research
  • Multiplicity
  • Contemporary Indigenous knowledge and governance


Professor Helen Verran, Principal (Northern Institute)
Dr Michaela Spencer (Northern Institute)
Professor Michael Christie (Northern Institute)

Link to Research Publications

Matt Campbell


T: +61 8 8946 4907

Darwin, NT