John Gascoigne

Professor John Gascoigne

  • Post Nominals: FRSN, FAHA
  • Fellow Type: Fellow
  • Elected to the Academy: 1998
  • Section(s): Religion, Philosophy And History Of Ideas, History


Professor Gascoigne was educated at the University of Sydney, Princeton and Cambridge. He teaches in the areas of early modern European history, Modern Britain, the Enlightenment (both in the European Studies program and in the MA in history) and the history of Pacific exploration.

Acknowledgement of Country

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