Nancy Cushing

Nancy Cushing

Biography

Nancy Cushing is Associate Professor in Australian history in the School of Humanities and Social Science at the University of Newcastle. Her primary research area is Australian environmental history, in particular human animal relations, with a secondary interest in the history of Newcastle.  She is on the executive of the NSW History Council and the Australian and New Zealand Environmental History Network.  Her most recent book is the co-edited volume Animals Count (Routledge, 2018).