Our changing psyche
Has Australia opened a new chapter in national selfhood with increased emotional articulation as a healthy response to the COVID-19 pandemic?
Rugby’s missed tackle
World Rugby’s proposed blanket ban on transgender women on safety grounds raises some awkward questions for the governing body.
The far-right's wade into the welfare waters
To what extent is "welfare chauvinism" apparent in One Nation’s views of social welfare policies in relation to refugees and asylum seekers, and Indigenous Australians?
Singing the same tune
The Australian government can’t afford to neglect music and arts as an important tool in the classroom.
The COVID-19 crisis has highlighted the vital role political journalists play in holding those in power to account.
Why discrimination makes us sick
When sexual minorities live in regions of high stigma, not only is their heath affected, but so too is their healthcare use, according to a new study.
Protecting your privacy
The COVIDSafe contact tracing app raises serious concerns for privacy, even if installing it is voluntary.
Silver screen, silver lining?
The COVID-19 pandemic is having a devastating effect on Australia's screen industry, but also offers a chance to finally address some of its longstanding issues of diversity and inclusion.
Tooth be told
A rare fossil tooth discovery has shed light on an extinct group of seals from Australia’s deep past.
The struggle to belong at school
Australian schools are failing to foster a sense of belonging among their students.
Language with chutzpah
The number of speakers may have fallen away, but interest in Yiddish culture and language is now experiencing a global revival, including in Melbourne.
Flagging a change
With the Australian flag increasingly seen as a fashion statement rather than what it's supposed to represent, is it time for a rethink?
A champion for Aboriginal rights
William Cooper was in a league of his own, fighting for an Aboriginal voice in parliament and a treaty in the 1930s.
Episode 3: The Mess We're In
We’re not going to recycle our way out of this one. It takes awareness and education to change our behaviours surrounding waste. Find out what you can do.
Preserving Indigenous languages
A language is said to become extinct when its last native speaker dies. Often that final breath also draws into death the identity ascribed by Indigenous people to their natural world – its plants, animals and landscape.
A reckoning with history
Through the intensely personal theatre work of Tom Molyneux, we learn about an Indigenous soldier who served in World War I.
Once upon a time in PR ...
Even as the women’s liberation movement and campaigns for equal pay in Australia grew in the '60s, females were being marginalised in trade media.
Letting children think big
Teaching children philosophy can help improve academic results. But more importantly, it allows children a space to make sense of the world, and meaning in their lives.
Why Melbourne is Australia’s coolest city
Progressive music policies and innovative branding have made Melbourne the true leader of Australia's music scene.
Art and soul
Performance art gives voice to our sense of what it means to belong; our identity and cultural evolution.
The battle back home
Leaving behind a military uniform and the status that it brings can be profoundly difficult.
Christchurch: reaching out across the divide
Some leaders build walls to keep others out and gain by pushing others down, while there are leaders who invite others in, such as NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.
Reimagining Australia Day
A day that is meant to bring everyone together to reflect on national identity, draws us down a dark alley of division.
Episode 11: The Australian identity debate
Australia once identified itself as the “lucky country”, a place where the “Aussie battler” was given a fair go, but can it still lay claim to this?
CEO, Youth Activating Youth
Professor of History, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of Undergraduate Journalism in the School of Media, Film and Journalism
Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Associate Dean (Indigenous), MADA
Graeme Davison AO
Emeritus Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor
PhD candidate, Adams Integrated Morphology and Palaeontology laboratory (Monash)
Professor, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Law
Senior Lecturer, Media and Communications Studies
Margaret Gardner AC
President and Vice-Chancellor, Monash University
Research Associate, Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation
Associate Professor, School of Media, Film and Television
Lecturer, Faculty of Education
Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Adjunct professor of law
Executive Director of the Monash Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA)
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of General Practice
Associate Professor, Communications and Media Studies
Professor, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre
Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law
Associate Professor, Department of Social Work, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Department of Social Work, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Education
Dr, Lecturer, Journalism Studies, Faculty of Arts
Research Fellow, PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Economics
Associate Professor & ARC DECRA Fellow, Centre for Health Economics
Sonja de New
Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Health Economics
Senior Lecturer, Law Resources
Assistant Lecturer, Film and Screen Studies, Faculty of Arts
Research Fellow, School of Biological Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Educational Psychology and Inclusion Education
Senior lecturer, Deputy Director of the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Associate Professor of Marketing
Research Officer, BehaviourWorks Australia
Research Fellow with BehaviourWorks Australia, MSDI
Senior Lecturer, Human Geography in the School of Social Sciences
Researcher at BehaviourWorks
PhD student, Faculty of Education
Martijn Van der Kamp
Teaching Fellow, Monash Business School
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous) & Head, William Cooper Institute
Associate Professor, Law Resources
Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Francine McNiff Chair in Criminal Jurisprudence, Faculty of Law
Senior lecturer, School of Social Sciences
Professor of Law
Professor in the Department of Management, Faculty of Business and Economics
Professor of International Relations and Director, of the Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Jean Monnet Chair in Politics and Economics, Monash University
Associate and Deputy Director of Monash GPS (Gender, Peace and Security).