PhD Candidate in Politics, La Trobe University

Dominic Kelly is in the final year of his doctoral candidature, writing a thesis on right-wing advocacy groups and think tanks in Australia. His writing has appeared in The Age, The Guardian, The Saturday Paper, The Monthly Online, Inside Story and Arena Magazine.


  • 2014–2014
    First Year Advisor, La Trobe University
  • 2012–2013
    Tutor, La Trobe University
  • 2006–2011
    Public Servant, Department of Human Services


  • 2008 
    Berlin School of English, Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults
  • 2005 
    La Trobe University, Bachelor of Arts (Hons)

Professional Memberships

  • Australian Political Studies Association

Research Areas

  • Australian Government And Politics (160601)
  • Political Science (1606)
  • Australian History (Excl. Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander History) (210303)