Ruth Morgan is an environmental historian and historian of science with a particular focus on Australia and the British Empire.
Ruth holds an Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and is a Senior Research Fellow in History. During 2017, Ruth was based in Munich, Germany at the Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, LMU, where she held a Humboldt Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellowship.
She joined Monash in mid-2012 after completing her doctoral studies at The University of Western Australia in Perth.
Ruth’s award-winning monograph, Running Out? Water in Western Australia, is available from UWA Publishing.