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    Professor Kate Darian-Smith

Professor Kate Darian-Smith holds joint appointments as Professor of Australian Studies and History and Chair of the History Program in the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies, and Professor of Cultural Heritage in the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning.

Kate has held senior administrative positions within the Faculty of Arts, including Deputy Dean and Associate Dean (International and Graduate Studies), and is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia (ASSA). She has published widely on Australian society in the 20th Century, including on the impact of war, and is the author of the classic book On the Home Front: Melbourne in Wartime 1939-1945 (revised edition, MUP).