Visiting Fellow in the School of Literature, Languages, and Linguistics, Australian National University

From 1994 to retirement in 2011, I was director of the Australian National Dictionary Centre. I have edited a number of dictionaries for OUP, and have published books on Australian English, including Speaking our Language: the Story of Australian English (2008). I am chief editor of the new edition of the Australian National Dictionary (just published in 2 volumes by OUP).

Experience

  • –present
    Visiting Fellow in the School of Literature, Languages, and Linguistics, Australian National University

Education

  • 1986 
    University of New South Wales, PhD