People & Partners

  • Project coordination:

    • Professor Bruce Scates, Project Leader & Director, National Centre for Australian Studies
    • Professor Rae Frances, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Monash University
    • Professor Keir Reeves, Director CRIC, Federation University
    • Alice McConnell, Project Manager, National Centre for Australian Studies

    Other chief investigators:

    Partner investigators:

    • Dr Steven Clarke, Royal Returned Services Association, Aotearoa/New Zealand
    • Dr Kevin Blackburn, National Institute of Education, Singapore
    • Professor Andrew Hoskins, Interdisciplinary Research Professor in Global Security Chair, University of Glasgow

    Special overseas advisers include:

    • Professor Jay Winter, Yale University
    • Professor Annette Becker, University of Paris/Historial de la Grande Guerre
    • Dr Muhammet Erat, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Turkey
    • Dr Lachlan Strachan, Australia’s Deputy High Commissioner to India, Delhi

    Expert heritage advisers include:

    PhD candidates:

    • Rebecca Wheatley (Monash University)
    • Laura James (Monash University)
    • Leah Riches (Monash University)
    • Alexandra McCosker (Monash University)
    • Julie Lunn (Curtin University)
    • Mark Cryle (University of Queensland)
    • Roger Donnelly (Federation University)


  • The Department of Veterans’ Affairs The Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) is pleased to extend its support as a partner organisation for the ARC Linkage project entitled, Anzac Day at Home and Abroad: A Centenary History of Australia’s National Day. DVA traces its history back to the Commonwealth Repatriation Department established in the 1920s and we ... Read more