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Anthony O'Donnell

Adjunct Senior Lecturer, School of Law, La Trobe University

Anthony thinks, researches, and writes about Australian labour law, labour history and social policy. His most recent books are "Inventing Unemployment: Regulating Joblessness in Twentieth-Century Australia" (Hart/Bloomsbury, 2019) and the co-authored biography, "Moss Cass and the Greening of the Australian Labor Party" (Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2017). He has contributed to international studies on the regulation of fixed-term work, the future of labour law, and the history of employment services. He is also an associate member of the Centre for Employment and Labour Relations Law at the University of Melbourne Law School.

Anthony's twitter handle is @AnthonyODonne13. His profile pic is by his friend, Bill King.


  • –present
    Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law and Management , La Trobe University