Dr Margaret Hutchison - Nat Sch of Arts (Faculty of Education and Arts)

Fully accredited supervisor - Can supervise as principal supervisor


Margaret (Meggie) Hutchison's research focuses on the history of war, culture and memory. She completed her PhD in the School of History at the Australian National University in 2015. Her doctoral thesis explored Australia's first official art scheme of the First World War and was shortlisted for the Australian Historical Association's Serle Award for the best postgraduate thesis in Australian History. Her first book, Painting War: A history of Australia's First World War art scheme, was published with Cambridge University Press in 2018. She is also co-editor of a collection of essays on painting, memory and war which was published with the University of Alabama Press in 2020. She has won several international grants and awards in support of her research, including an Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme Grant and an Academy of the Humanities Travelling Fellowship. She has published and taught widely on war and culture and is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.


Phone :6130 (Brisbane)
Email :margaret.hutchison@acu.edu.au
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Research Interests

First World War History ; Social and Cultural History of Australia ; Australian Military History ; Australian History ; comparative history ; Veteran Health ;

Methods Expertise

archival research ; Cultural History ; Social History ; Oral History Research ;

Research Projects

No research project is currently recorded.

Selected Publications