Dr. Liz Conor

Lecturer, National Centre for Australian Studies

BA (Hons) (La Trobe); PhD (La Trobe)

Dr Liz Conor joined the National Centre for Australian Studies in September 2011, as a Lecturer following an Australian Research Council postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Culture and Communications at the University of Melbourne. She is former editor of Metro Magazine and Australian Screen Education and has published essays and freelance articles in the The Age, The Australian, The Sydney Morning Herald, Arena, Overland, Metro, Sydney Child, The Drum, and in a range of academic journals. Liz completed her doctorate in Australian cultural history at La Trobe University and writes regularly on gender, history and politics in the press and scholarly publications.