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Carolyn Holbrook

ARC DECRA Fellow, Deakin University

Dr Carolyn Holbrook is an Australian Research Council DECRA Fellow in the Contemporary Histories Research Group at Deakin University, and the Director of Australian Policy and History. She is writing a history of Australians' attitudes towards their federal system of government, and co-authoring with Professor James Walter a history of policy-making in Australia. Carolyn is the author of the award winning book, Anzac: The Unauthorised Biography (2014), about the history of how Australians have remembered the First World War, and with Keir Reeves edited The Great War: Aftermath and Commemoration (2019).


  • –present
    Lecturer, Deakin University