Seamus O'Hanlon

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects


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Personal profile


Seamus works in the Faculty of Arts at Monash University as an Associate Professor in History.


Seamus is keen to supervise graduate students interested in urban history, modern and contemporary Australian and British history and economic history.

Research area keywords

  • Urban History
  • Australian History
  • Cultural History
  • Social History
  • Economic History

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Research Output

New People, New Ideas and New Attitudes: Melbourne’s Long Sixties*

O'Hanlon, S., 1 Jan 2019, In : Victorian Historical Journal. 90, 1, p. 19-29 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

City Life: the new urban Australia

O'Hanlon, S. P., 1 Sep 2018, 1st ed. Sydney NSW Australia: UNSW Press. 241 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Intimate oral histories: Intercultural romantic relationships in postwar Australia

Stevens, R. & O’Hanlon, S., 13 Aug 2018, In : Australian Historical Studies. 49, 3, p. 359-377 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Uneasy alliances: Popular music and cultural policy in the ‘music city’

Strong, C. L., Homan, S. R., O'Hanlon, S. P. & Tebbutt, J. A., 2018, The Routledge Handbook of Global Cultural Policy. Durrer, V., Miller, T. & O'Brien, D. (eds.). 1st ed. Abingdon Oxon UK: Routledge, p. 468-481 14 p. (Routledge International Handbooks).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

A nation of immigrants or a nation of immigrant cities? The urban context of Australian multiculturalism, 1947-2011

O'Hanlon, S. P. & Stevens, R. A., 6 Dec 2017, In : Australian Journal of Politics and History. 63, 4, p. 556-571 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review


  • 1 Contribution to workshop, seminar, course
  • 1 Editorial responsibility
  • 1 Membership of an advisory panel/policy group/ board

Learning from the past, present and future

Lee-Anne Khor (Organiser), , Seamus O'Hanlon (Organiser), & Lionel Frost (Organiser)

27 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to workshop, seminar, course

Provenance: The journal of Public Record Office Victoria (Journal)

Seamus O'Hanlon (Editorial board member)


Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility

Humanities 21 (External organisation)

Seamus O'Hanlon (Member)


Activity: Industry, Government and Philanthropy Engagement and PartnershipsMembership of an advisory panel/policy group/ board