history

Murdoch professors receive Australia Day Honours

January 31st, 2017

Professor Bittles was one of two professors honoured on Australia Day

The life works of two Murdoch professors have recognised with prestigious honours during the 2017 Australia Day Awards.

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Landmark history conference examines Australasia

August 23rd, 2013

A first-of-its-kind conference hosted by Murdoch University is drawing together a ‘who’s who’ of Australian academics working in the area of Australasian history.

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Fears of Japanese aggression in wool trade

July 25th, 2013

A Murdoch University researcher has uncovered a little known nugget of Australian history about a Japanese push to challenge the nation’s wool dominance in the early 20th century.

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Professor receives international recognition

April 11th, 2013

Murdoch University Professor of History and South-east Asian Studies Jim Warren has been internationally recognised for his lifetime of work on the history of the Philippines.

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Recognised for outstanding contributions to history of Borneo

July 12th, 2010

Murdoch University Emeritus Professor Robert Reece has been awarded the Borneo Research Council Medal of Excellence.

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