Menzies Centre for Australian Studies

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MPhil/PhD

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Part Time, Full Time

Arts & Humanities graduate class
RESEARCH PROFILE
  • Research income: Funding from the Australian and British Governments, and individual projects by the British Academy, Arts and Humanities Research Council, the Australia Research Council and other similar organisations.
  • Current number of academic staff: 3.
  • Current number of research students: 3 full-time, 4 part-time PhDs; 1 British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow; 2 visiting/funded postdoctoral research fellows.
  • Recent publications:
    • Patrick White: Beyond the Grave
    • Young People and the Shaping of Public Space in Melbourne, 1870-1914
  • Current research projects:
    • "Pommyland": Geographies of Belonging in Australia's Britain
    • History and memory
    • Children, childhood and youth in the British World
    • Screening the Torres Strait
    • Ealing Studios in Australia
    • Cinematic representations of indigenous peoples
    • Re-evaluating Patrick White
    • The social history of Australia House
    • UK/Australian diplomatic and military history, 1914-1918
    • Reading and the Antipodes
KEY FACTS
Head of group/division
Dr Ian Henderson
Awarding institution
King's College London
Duration
Expected to be: MPhil two years FT, three years PT; PhD three years FT, four-six years PT. September to September, January to January or April to April.
Location
Strand Campus.
Student destinations
Civil service, media, museums and galleries, publishing, academia, the City, journalism.
Year of entry 2015
Offered by
Strand Campus