Literary and Cultural Studies

The Literary & Cultural Studies Graduate Research Program offers specialisations in literary studies, creative writing and translation and interpreting studies.  We offer the only practice-based PhD in translation studies in Australia.

Program content

The following Graduate Research programs are offered in Literary and cultural studies:

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Program contacts

Program plans

In addition to completing your research degree, you will have the opportunity to develop professional skills that will enhance your research and your career prospects beyond university. Program plans relate to the coursework and training component of your degree:

Research areas and supervisors

* Available for associate supervision

Literary and Cultural Studies
Dr Ali Alizadeh Dr Philip Anderson
Dr Benjamin Andrèo * Dr Paul Atkinson*
Adj Prof Harry Aveling A/Prof Alison Tokita
Prof Andrew Benjamin Dr Lijun Bi
Dr Paul Bowker * Dr Janine Burke
A/Prof Maryrose Casey A/Prof Gloria Davies
A/Prof Franz-Josef Deiters Dr Rebecca Do Rozario
Dr Axel Fliethmann A/Prof Kevin Foster
Prof Leah Garrett Dr Leah Gerber
Prof Robin Gerster A/Prof Mark Gibson
Dr Jane Griffiths Dr Peter Groves
 A/Prof Anita Harris* Dr Melinda Harvey
Dr John Hawke A/Prof Peter Howard*
Dr Carolyn James* Dr Olivia Khoo
Dr Stewart King Prof Sue Kossew
Dr Raffaele Lampugnani A/Prof Chandani Lokuge
A/Prof JaneMaree Maher* Dr Sarah McDonald
Prof Constant Mews* Prof Andrew Milner (Emeritus)
Dr Paul Muldoon* Dr Simone Murray
Prof Brian Nelson (Emeritus) Dr Annamaria Pagliaro
Prof Marko Pavlyshyn Dr William Peterson
Dr Anna Poletti Prof Kate Rigby
Prof David Roberts (Emeritus) Dr Alison Ross
Dr Patrizia Sambuco A/Prof Susanna Scarparo
Dr Felix Siddell
Prof Peter Snow Dr Patrick Spedding
Dr Warren Sun Dr Beatrice Trefalt
A/Prof Alison Tokita Dr Danielle Tyson *
A/Prof Walter Veit Adjunct Prof Slobodanka Vladiv-Glover
Dr Chris Watkin Dr Christiane Weller
Dr Simon West A/Prof Rita Wilson
Creative Writing
Dr Ali Alizadeh Dr Janine Burke
Dr Jane Griffiths Dr Melinda Harvey *
Dr John Hawke A/Prof Chandani Lokuge
Translation Studies and Translation and Interpreting Studies
Dr Philip Anderson Adj Prof Harry Aveling
Dr Lijun Bi Dr Paul Bowker *
A/Prof Gloria Davies Dr Leah Gerber
Dr Jim Hlavac Dr Stewart King
Prof Brian Nelson (Emeritus) Dr Annamaria Pagliaro
A/Prof Susanna Scarparo Dr Felix Siddell
Dr Warren Sun Dr Masato Takimoto
Dr Shani Tobias *  A/Prof Rita Wilson

How to Apply

The application process involves 8 steps. You can find the following information on How to Apply. Applications must follow the process set by the faculty. Otherwise, your applications will NOT be considered by the faculty.