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Adjunct Professor Irish Studies, UNSW Sydney

Dr Jeff Kildea, is Adjunct Professor in Irish Studies at the University of New South Wales and was Keith Cameron Professor of Australian History at University College Dublin in 2014. He is the author of Tearing the Fabric: Sectarianism in Australia 1910-1925 (2002), Anzacs and Ireland (2007), Wartime Australians: Billy Hughes (2008) and Hugh Mahon: Patriot, Pressman, Politician Vol 1 (2017), Vol 2 (2020) as well as numerous articles and papers on the Irish in Australia and early 20th-century Australian history. He practised as a barrister at the NSW Bar from 1979 until his retirement in 2013. For further information go to:


  • –present
    Adjunct Professor Irish Studies, UNSW


  • 2001 
    UNSW, Doctor of Philosophy