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Dr Ben Wilkie Honorary Associate, Office of the ProvostASSC

Dr Ben Wilkie is a historian and an Honorary Associate in La Trobe University's College of Arts, Social Science and Commerce and the Centre for the Study of the Inland. He has broad experience in Australian and Victorian history, particularly the history of the Scots in Australia and the history of the Western District of Victoria. His first book was The Scots in Australia, 1788-1938 (Boydell Press 2017). Ben's most recent book is Gariwerd: An Environmental History of the Grampians (CSIRO Publishing 2020), which won the Local History Small Publication Award in the 2020 Victorian Community History Awards.


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