Clare Archer-Lean is Higher Degree Research Coordinator in USC’s School of Creative Industries. Clare's research is focused on analysis of animals and environment in various cultural artefacts, but also in applied, trans-disciplinary work. Clare also explores how Indigenous storytelling provides vital insights into sustainability. Publications can be seen at https://www.usc.edu.au/staff/dr-clare-archer-lean#research. Clare is the chair of the learning and teaching committee of the Australian Universities Heads of English (AUHE), secretary of Australasian Animal Studies Association (AASA) and on the editorial board for Social Alternatives and Animal Studies Journal.