Assoc. Professor Paul Memmott, B.Arch (Hons.), Ph.D. (Qld), FRAIA, FAAS is an architect and an anthropologist. He is also the Director of the Aboriginal Environments Research Centre (AERC) at the University of Queensland which maintains a national focus on Indigenous housing and settlement research. He is the author of five books, 100 published papers and some 200 technical research reports for clients.