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Winner of the John Legge PhD Thesis Prize

The winner is Dr. Gwyn Andrew McClelland, for his PhD thesis, entitled Legacies of suffering, theologies of hope: Nagasaki Catholics, the bomb and dangerous memory (Monash University).

Faculty 13 August, 2019

Dean's Research Award winners announced

Professor Sharon Pickering, Dean of Arts, has announced the Faculty of Arts Dean’s Research Award recipients for 2019. Featuring an outstanding lineup of researchers, the Awards highlight the breadth of Monash Arts research and the

Faculty 8 August, 2019

Monash University announces two new appointments to the Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation

Monash University is pleased to announce two new appointments to the Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation. Professor Rebecca Margolis commences as Director and Pratt Foundation Chair of Jewish Civilisation in February, 2020, replacing

Faculty 31 July, 2019

Monash Arts academics win two places in ABC Radio National’s Top 5 Humanities and Social Sciences Media Residencies

In an extraordinary coup for Monash Arts, Dr Ruth Morgan and Dr Barbara Barbosa Neves have been named as recipients of ABC Radio National’s 2019 Top 5 Humanities and Social Sciences Media Residencies.

Faculty 15 July, 2019

Monash Arts grad Tess Guthrie leads change in not-for-profit sector

Equal parts philosopher, musician and the future of tech, Tess Guthrie is the definition of a multifaceted modern powerhouse. After graduating from Monash University with majors in philosophy and pure maths, Tess created her own data analytics

Faculty 5 July, 2019

Monash appoints Rebecca Forgasz to new role at Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation

Monash University is pleased to announce the appointment of Monash alumna and former director and CEO of the Jewish Museum of Australia, Rebecca Forgasz, as Associate Professor (Practice) in Community Engagement and Intercultural Communication at

Faculty 28 June, 2019
Brodie Turner

Monash Arts grad Brodie Turner transforms thesis into action

In May, Brodie delivered a presentation for Victoria’s Creative State Summit, leading a workshop informed by the findings of his master’s thesis.

Faculty 19 June, 2019
Ben Wellings

Three in one: Monash Arts capitalises on value of interdisciplinary study

In 2020, Monash Arts strengthens its commitment to interdisciplinary learning by launching its Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics. Developed by the faculty’s world-renowned academics, this innovative program is designed for deep

Faculty 12 June, 2019

Music students learn Indigenous songs for Reconciliation Week

In 2019, the Year of Indigenous Languages, the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music dedicated one of their leading ensembles, the Gospel Choir, to the task of learning and performing songs written in four different Australian Aboriginal languages.

Faculty 31 May, 2019