Study of Contemporary Muslim Lives


Study Contemporary Muslim Lives (SCML) is a research hub based within the Department of Anthropology. It undertakes research on social, cultural andAustralian Muslim girls political aspects of contemporary Muslim communities and societies and is committed to the advancement of social scientific understandings of Muslim lives in different social and geographical contexts through excellent empirical research, scholarly publications, and active postgraduate programs.


SCML, by drawing on existing strengths within the faculty and university through collaboration with scholars in other departments and research fields, aims to advance interdisciplinary scholarship in the study of Muslim communities through robust international collaborations, including a Visiting Scholar Program

The SCML research hub provides opportunities to pursue higher degrees though research (PhD) in the area of the study of contemporary Muslims as well as opportunities for Post-Doctoral research. 

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