Michael Roe

Professor Michael Roe

  • Post Nominals: FAHA
  • Fellow Type: Fellow
  • Elected to the Academy: 1977
  • Section(s): History


Michael Roe was Professor of History at the University of Tasmania until his retirement in 1996. He published several books during his career, including A Short History of Tasmania and Australia, Britain and Migration 1915-1940. His research fields include Australian history, British History, North American History, and Biography.

Acknowledgement of Country

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