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Curtin University
Staff Profile

Dr Shaphan Cox

Dr Shaphan Cox Dr Shaphan Cox
Position Lecturer
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
School School of Built Environment
Department Department of Planning and Geography
Campus Bentley Campus
Location 201.641B
Phone 08 9266 2477
Fax 08 9266 3166

Memberships, Awards and Training

Member of Growing Cities research cluster Curtin University and the Institute of Australian Geographers (IAG)

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Shaphan has been teaching Geography and Sustainable Development at Curtin University since 2006.

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Research Interests

Research interests include; cultural geography, the politics of space and place, geographies of media and communication, critical heritage studies.

Current research project, invited by the Noongar tent embassy, is entitled: Setting up the tent embassy: an analysis of Perth media.

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Specialty Areas

Noongar Tent Embassy, Matagarup. Spatial politics in Fremantle.

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Journal Articles (Research)


Book Chapters (Research)

Journal Articles (Research)


Books (Research)

Creative Works

Exhibition - Group

Additional publication categories


Book Chapters - Other

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Other Information

Shaphan is a member of Perth band The Atlas Mountains. The band has produced two albums entitled: Sanskrit Owl (2009) and A Splendid Diagnosis (2011).

Athlete and committee member of Canning Districts Athletics Club 

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