Kira Westaway

Associate Professor

  • 1460 Citations
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Education/Academic qualification

Quaternary Science and Luminescence Dating, PhD, University of Wollongong

2 Mar 200311 Dec 2006

Luminescence Dating, Masters of Philosophy, University of Hong Kong

15 Sep 19959 Jan 1997

Quaternary Science, Masters by course work, Royal Holloway University Of London

8 Sep 19941 Sep 1995

Physical Geography, Bachelor of Science, University of Liverpool

1 Oct 19911 Jun 1994

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cave Earth & Environmental Sciences
Indonesia Agriculture & Biology
Pleistocene Earth & Environmental Sciences
luminescence Earth & Environmental Sciences
caves Agriculture & Biology
Homo Agriculture & Biology
thermoluminescence Earth & Environmental Sciences
sediment Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Projects 2007 2018

Research Outputs 1999 2018

Additional evidence for early modern human morphological diversity in Southeast Asia at Tam Pa Ling, Laos

Shackelford, L., Demeter, F., Westaway, K., Duringer, P., Ponche, J. L., Sayavongkhamdy, T., Zhao, J-X., Barnes, L., Boyon, M., Sichanthongtip, P., Sénégas, F., Patole-Edoumba, E., Coppens, Y., Dumoncel, J. & Bacon, A-M., 1 Feb 2018, In : Quaternary International. 466, Part A, p. 93-106 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

migration route

A reassessment of the early archaeological record at Leang Burung 2, a Late Pleistocene rock-shelter site on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi

Brumm, A., Hakim, B., Ramli, M., Aubert, M., van den Bergh, G. D., Li, B., Burhan, B., Saiful, A. M., Siagian, L., Sardi, R., Jusdi, A., Abdullah, Mubarak, A. P., Moore, M. W., Roberts, R. G., Zhao, J., McGahan, D., Jones, B. G., Perston, Y., Szabó, K. & 9 othersMahmud, M. I., Westaway, K., Jatmiko, Saptomo, E. W., van der Kaars, S., Grün, R., Wood, R., Dodson, J. & Morwood, M. J., 11 Apr 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 4, p. 1-43 43 p., e0193025.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

A rhinocerotid-dominated megafauna at the MIS6-5 transition: the late Middle Pleistocene Coc Muoi assemblage, Lang Son province, Vietnam

Bacon, A-M., Antoine, P-O., Huong, N. T. M., Westaway, K., Tuan, N. A., Duringer, P., Zhao, J., Ponche, J-L., Dung, S. C., Nghia, T. H., Minh, T. T., Son, P. T., Boyon, M., Thuy, N. T. K., Blin, A. & Demeter, F., 15 Apr 2018, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 186, p. 123-141 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

health status

Dramatic reduction in size of the lowland Macquarie River in response to Late Quaternary climate-driven hydrologic change

Hesse, P. P., Williams, R., Ralph, T. J., Larkin, Z. T., Fryirs, K. A., Westaway, K. E. & Yonge, D., Sep 2018, In : Quaternary Research (United States). 90, 2, p. 360-379 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review


Environmental conditions framing the first evidence of modern humans at Tam Pà Ling, Laos: a stable isotope record from terrestrial gastropod carbonates

Milano, S., Demeter, F., Hublin, J-J., Duringer, P., Patole-Edoumba, E., Ponche, J-L., Shackelford, L., Boesch, Q., Houng, N. T. M., Lan, L. T. P., Duangthongchit, S., Sayavonkhamdy, T., Sichanthongtip, P., Sihanam, D., Souksavatdy, V., Westaway, K. & Bacon, A-M., 15 Dec 2018, In : Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 511, p. 352-363 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Last Glacial Maximum