Research Opportunities

We welcome research in history at UNE, our staff possess a wide variety of expertise on which they can supervise future research projects. Please don’t hesitate to contact one of our researchers to discuss any research ideas.

Supervisors Areas of Supervision

Dr Matt Allen
Phone: +61 2 6773 2125

History of drinking and Alcohol regulation

History of crime and deviance

History of colonial NSW

History of eighteenth and nineteenth-century Britain

Dr John Atchison

Deepening/extending UNE regional links via projects through Heritage Centre and Saumarez Homestead

Digital mapping of County Sandon in association with UNE using original Saumarez as starting point

Dr Erin Ihde
Phone: +61 2 6773 2176

Cold War Cultural History

1960s studies

Australian twentieth century history.

Australian Colonial History.

Dr Richard Scully
Phone: +61 2 6773 2156

Germany and other European nations

  • British interactions
  • Images

Political cartoons and comic art

  • Global history
  • Historical uses

Nineteenth and Twentieth-century British and European history

  • social
  • imperial
  • economic
  • military
  • political
  • gender
  • cultural