Dr Carol Pybus

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Carol Pybus

Carol Pybus

Associate Lecturer, Aboriginal Studies

Room 324, ScoSci Building, Sandy Bay Campus

+61 3 6226 1733 (phone)

+61 3 6226 2575 (fax)


  • Two teaching Merit Certificates, most recent 2009.
  • Nominated by the Faculty of Arts for a 2010 Vice Chancellor's Award for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning.

Additional Information

Research Areas

Current research area is the contact between Aborigines and missionaries in the far north-west of South Australia and a re-examination of orthodox interpretations of missionary activity.

Teaching Responsibilities

Dr Carol Pybus coordinates the first year program in Aboriginal Studies.


Please click here to link to the UTAS Web Access Research Portal (WARP) which lists Carol's funded projects, graduate research supervision and publication information.

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Research Fields

  • Postcolonial Studies (200211)
  • Historical Studies (210399)
  • Studies of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Society (169902)
  • Creative Arts, Media and Communication Curriculum and Pedagogy (130201)
  • Sociology (160899)
  • British and Irish Literature (200503)
  • Biography (210304)
  • British History (210305)

Research Impact

  • Cultural Understanding (959999)
  • Teaching and Instruction (930299)
  • Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society (970116)
  • Education and Training Systems (930599)
  • Understanding Europe's Past (950504)
  • Understanding Australia's Past (950503)
  • Languages and Literature (950203)


Total publications


Highlighted publications

(1 outputs)
2002Journal ArticlePybus CA, 'Why weren't we told?', Journal of Aboriginal Studies, 1 pp. 7-16. (2002) [Refereed Article]

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Journal Article

(2 outputs)
2015Pybus C, ''We Grew up this Place': Ernabella Mission 1937-1974', The Journal of the European Association for Studies of Australia, 6, (1) pp. 11-29. ISSN 2013-6897 (2015) [Refereed Article]

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2002Pybus CA, 'Why weren't we told?', Journal of Aboriginal Studies, 1 pp. 7-16. (2002) [Refereed Article]

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Chapter in Book

(2 outputs)
2012Julian R, Pybus C, 'Aboriginality and Australia's Indigenous Peoples', Australian Sociology : A Changing Society, Pearson Australia, Holmes, Hughes, Julian (ed), Malaysia, pp. 79-104. ISBN 9781442540729 (2012) [Other Book Chapter]

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Co-authors: Julian R

2007Julian RD, Pybus CA, 'Aboriginality and Australia's Indigenous People', Australian Sociology: A Changing Society, Pearson Longman, David Holmes, Kate Hughes, Roberta Julian (ed), Frenchs Forest, NSW, pp. 185-216. ISBN 978 0 7339 7867 8 (2007) [Revised Book Chapter]

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Co-authors: Julian RD


(1 outputs)
2012Pybus CA, ''We grew up this place': Ernabella Mission 1937-1974' (2012) [PhD]

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