Australian Literature

Research in Australian Literature in the Faculty focuses on contemporary Australian writing and nineteenth century Australian literature.

Faculty Research Focus

The academic staff has ongoing research interests in:

  • Australian Jewish biography
  • Contemporary Australian literature
  • Australian colonial Literature

Current Projects

  • Cities of Words: Women's cultures of reading and writing in colonial Melbourne and beyond.

Search for a Research Supervisor in Australian Literature.


Research Interests

The College will consider any research topic that interests potential PhD students; however, students will benefit from researching in areas that align with the College’s strengths. Please contact us to discuss your PhD topic.