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researcher , History educator

Jim Cosmas Masselos, Australian history educator, researcher. Member South Asian Studies Association (president since 1994), Asian Studies Association of Australia (member council 1994-2002), Asian Arts Society Australia (member council 1991-1996, since 2001).

Background

Masselos, Jim Cosmas was born on July 20, 1940 in Townsville, Queensland, Australia. Son of George and Fofo (Kapralos) Masselos.

Education

Bachelor, Sydney (Australia) University, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Bombay (India) University, 1965.

Career

Lecturer Sydney University, 1965-1970, senior lecturer, 1970-1980, reader in history, 1980—2001, honorary reader in history, since 2001. Honorary co-curator Dancing to the Flute, Indian Art Exhibition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Australia, 1997.

Works

Membership

Member South Asian Studies Association (president since 1994), Asian Studies Association of Australia (member council 1994-2002), Asian Arts Society Australia (member council 1991-1996, since 2001).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, travel, cinema, Indian art.

Connections

father:
George Masselos

mother:
Fofo (Kapralos) Masselos