PhD Candidate in Politics, La Trobe University

Karen Strojek is a PhD candidate and casual staff member in the Department of Politics, Media and Philosophy at La Trobe University. Her doctoral research is on the politics and taxation of inherited wealth in Australia, with a particular focus on anti-tax activism and the abolition of Australia's inheritance taxes in the 1970s and 80s. Karen completed a Bachelor of Arts, with majors in Sociology and Politics, at Griffith University in 2014 and an Honours year in Politics at La Trobe University in 2015.


  • –present
    PhD candidate in Politics and Philosophy, La Trobe University


  • 2015 
    La Trobe University, BA (Hons), Politics