Gavan McCormack

 

PORTRAIT:

http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/people/personal/mccog_pah.php

KEY RESEARCH AREAS:

Marxist history, Japan’s international relations, US-Japan relations, environmental history of East Asia.

PROFILE/PUBLICATIONS:

http://www.worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n50-14804

LECTURE – LISTEN TO MORRIS-SUZUKI:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iwqqc9RRta8  (3:42- )

PERSONAL:

http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/people/personal/mccog_pah.php

CURRENT POSITION:

Emeritus Professor and Visiting Fellow, Division of Pacific and Asian History, Australian National University

ACHIEVEMENTS:

Taught at University of Leeds (UK), La Trobe University (Melbourne) and Adelaide University before coming to the ANU in 1990; worked in Japan on many occasions since first visiting as a student in 1962; Visiting Professor at Kobe, Kyoto, Ritsumeikan, Tsubuka Universities, International Christian University, and Tokyo Institute of Technology; elected a fellow of the Academy of Humanities of Australia in 1992; awarded the Centenary Medal "for service to Australian Society and the Humanities in Asian Studies and History" in 2003; awarded (jointly, on behalf Japan Focus), Inaugural Ryukyu Shimpo Ikemiyagi Shui Prize for promotion of international understanding of Okinawa, September 2008.

CONTACT: gavan.mccormack@anu.edu.au