Ruth Morgan

Running Out cover imageRuth Morgan is an environmental historian and historian of science with a particular focus on Australia, the British Empire, and the Indian Ocean.

Ruth holds an Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and is a Research Fellow in the National Centre for Australian Studies.

She joined Monash in mid-2012 after completing her doctoral studies at The University of Western Australia in Perth.


(Sanna Peden, 2015)

Her first monograph, Running Out? Water in Western Australia, was launched by WA Greens Senator, Scott Ludlam, in the gardens of UWA Publishing in February 2015. (Photo courtesy of Dr Sanna Peden).

Listen to Ruth discuss her research with Gary Adshead on 882 6PR Mornings.