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Professor of History, Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences, Australian Catholic University

Kate Fullagar is a professor of history in the Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences at Australian Catholic University. She is the author of award-winning The Warrior, the Voyager, and the Artist: Three Lives in an Age of Empire (New Haven, 2020), The Savage Visit: New World People and Popular Imperial Culture in Britain (Berkeley, 2012), and co-editor with M. A. McDonnell of Facing Empire: Indigenous Experiences in a Revolutionary Age (Baltimore, 2018). She is currently co-editor of the AHA's journal, History Australia (2019-2022), and Lead Chief Investigator of the ARC Project, Facing New Worlds (


  • 2020–present
    Professor, Australian Catholic University
  • 2019–2020
    Associate professor, Macquarie University
  • 2013–2018
    Senior lecturer, Macquarie University
  • 2010–2012
    Lecturer, Macquarie University


  • 2005 
    UC Berkeley, PhD