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A/Prof. Tony Joel

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Professor of History

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Education

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

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

Biography

Tony is an Associate Professor in History.

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Research interests

Tony's current research interests are focused on the history of Australian football, specifically the establishment of the VFL/AFL.

Affiliations

Contemporary Histories Research Group (CHRG), Faculty of Arts and Education

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

Australian Society for Sports History

 






 

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, AST256 Sport in History

Awards

Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUT) Award for Teaching Excellence in the Humanities and the Arts, 2016.

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 interdisciplinary book series entitled Remembering the Modern World.

Tony's current research focuses on the early history of the VFL/AFL.


 

Publications

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2020

On the Take: The 1910 Scandal That Changed Australian Football Forever

Tony Joel, Mathew Turner

(2020), Melbourne, Vic., A1

book
2019

'Between politics and scholarship': the first decade of the Institut für Zeitgeschichte, 1949-1958

M Turner, T Joel, D Lowe

(2019), Vol. 49, pp. 250-271, European history quarterly, London, Eng., C1

journal article
2018

Educational bridges to the intangible: an Australian perspective to teaching and learning about the Holocaust

Tony Joel, Donna Frieze, M Turner

(2018), pp. 221-238, Remembering the Holocaust in educational settings, London, Eng., B1

book chapter

'Playing dead' and killing off amateurism: bribery scandals, illegal player payments, rule expunging, and the Victorian football league's authorization of professionalism in 1911

T Joel, M Turner, C Hutchinson

(2018), Vol. 35, pp. 173-195, International journal of the history of sport, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal article
2014

Remembering the Cold War: Global contest and national stories

D Lowe, T Joel

(2014), pp. 1-260, Remembering the Cold War: Global Contest and National Stories, A1

book
2013

The Dresden firebombing : memory and the politics of commemorating destruction

T Joel

(2013), London, England, A1

book
2012

Reconstruction over ruins : rebuilding Dresden's Frauenkirche

T Joel

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

book chapter
2007

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

R Hay, T Joel

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

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2018

Lisa Couacaud

Thesis entitled: The Ideal America(n): Dwight Eisenhower's Elusive Search

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

2016

Sarah Coates

Thesis entitled: Belsen, Dachau, 1945: Newspapers and the First Draft of History

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Mathew John Turner

Thesis entitled: Experts' History: the Frankfurt Auschwitz Trial and Anatomie des SS-Staates

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

2013

Eric Meadows

Thesis entitled: A diplomatic history of Australia's relations with India 1944-1962

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences