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Dr Tony Joel

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer In History

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

tony.joel@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 72580

Biography

Tony is Senior Lecturer in History and Associate Head of School (Teaching and Learning) in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

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Research interests

Tony's research interests include contemporary German history, the Cold War, the politics of war memory and commemoration, and sports history.


 

Affiliations

Contemporary Histories Research Group, in the Alfred Deakin Research Institute (ADRI)

Australian Alumni Association of the German Academic Exchange Service (Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst, DAAD)

Editorial & Management Committee of the Australian Policy & History (APH) Network <http://aph.org.au> 

 






 

Teaching interests

Tony's teaching interests include modern German history, the Holocaust, the Cold War, sports history, and historiography.

Units taught

Unit Chair, AIH264 The Holocaust

Unit Chair, AIH256 Sport in History

Unit Chair, AIH320 History Internship

Awards

Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT) Australian Awards for University Teaching: Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning, 2012.

Deakin University Award for Teaching Excellence, Vice Chancellor's Prizes and Awards, 2011.

Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence, Faculty of Arts and Education, Deakin University, 2010.

German Academic Exchange Service (Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst, DAAD) research scholarship, 2005-06.
 

Projects

Tony and his Deakin colleague Professor David Lowe are the General Editors for Routledge's new interdisciplinary book series entitled Remembering the Modern World. To commence the series, Tony and David recently co-authored Remembering the Cold War: Global Contest and National Stories (Routledge, 2013).

Tony's new research project focuses on the history and memory of sporting triumphs, tragedies, and rivalries. Key case studies include the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees in Major League Baseball and Liverpool FC and Manchester United in the English Premier League.

 


 

Publications

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2013

The Dresden firebombing : memory and the politics of commemorating destruction

Dr Tony Joel

(2013), London, England, A1

book

Remembering the Cold War: global contest and national stories

Prof David Lowe, Dr Tony Joel

(2013), Abingdon, England, A1

book
2012

Reconstruction over ruins : rebuilding Dresden's Frauenkirche

Dr Tony Joel

(2012), pp. 197-218, The heritage of war, Abingdon, England, B1

chapter
2007

Football's world cup and its fans - reflections on national styles : a photo essay on Germany 2006

Roy Hay, Dr Tony Joel

(2007), Vol. 8, pp. 1-32, Soccer & society, London, England, C1

journal