Monash Indigenous Studies Centre

Monash Indigenous Studies Centre

Offering units that aim to encourage students to understand the past and contemporary experiences of Indigenous Australians

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Jennifer Anderson

Dr Jennifer Anderson wins the 2018 Faculty of Arts Prize for best thesis

‘I started conceiving of my PhD thesis in 2002,’ says Dr Jennifer Anderson, recent PhD graduate in Literary and Cultural Studies. ‘It insisted on me. I had to do it.’

24 May 2019

Women’s safety to the fore as Dr Andrea Baker leads conversation for change

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When it comes to the issue of women’s safety in artistic and urban areas, Dr Andrea Baker, Monash Arts’ Senior Lecturer in Journalism, pulls no punches. ‘I want to speak honestly about the barriers, and to tear them down,’ she says. ‘It’s really that simple.’

21 May 2019

Interdisciplinary study reveals mechanisms of the conscious mind

Brain research is entering a thrilling new stage, and Monash University is at the fore.

By combining the high-end interdisciplinary approaches from philosophy and neuroscience, Monash’s Dr Noam Gordon and Professor Jakob Hohwy (pictured) from Philosophy, together with Associate Professor Nao Tsuchiya and Dr Roger Koenig-Robert from Psychology, have produced research published in a leading biology journal showing that perception relies on integrating both new and old information.

8 May 2019

Professor Cat Hope announced as Vice President of the Australian Council of Deans and Directors of Creative Arts

Today, the Australian Council of Deans and Directors of Creative Arts (DDCA) welcomes Professor Cat Hope as its newest Vice President.



Every year, universities all around the world hold the Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition to celebrate the exciting research conducted by their PhD students.

29 March 2019
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