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educator , historian

Lawrence John Reeve, Australian Historian, educator. Australian Research Council Institutional grantee, 1995-1996, Large grantee, since 1996.


Reeve, Lawrence John was born on March 20, 1956 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Son of James Lawrence and Roma Yvette (Herm) Reeve.


Bachelor, University Melbourne (Australia), 1978. Master of Arts, University Melbourne (Australia), 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge (England) University, 1984.


Supervisor in history Clare College, Cambridge, 1982-1983. Rothmans research fellow University Melbourne, 1984-1986. Postdoctoral research fellow University Otago (New Zealand), 1986.

Research fellow University Tasmania (Australia), 1986-1987, 88. Lecturer in history Yale University, 1987-1988, University Hong Kong, 1988-1993. Lecturer, senior lecturer in history University Sydney (Australia), 1993-1997.

Senior lecturer, Osborne fellow naval history University New South Wales Australian Defense Force Academy, Canberra, since 1997. Visiting fellow Newberry Library., Chicago, 1987. Fulbright postdoctoral fellow Yale University, 1987-1988.

Visiting fellow Clare Hall Cambridge University, 1996. Visiting research fellow Institute History Research University London, 1996-1999.



Fellow Royal History Society. Member International Institute Strategic Studies, Australian and New Zealand Association for Medieval and Early Modern Studies, United States Naval Institute, Australian Naval Institute, Navy Records Society, Society Nautical Research, American History Association, North America Conference on British Studies.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, music, cricket fan.


Married Barbara Hall Christen, July 25, 1981. 1 child, Edward.

James Lawrence Reeve

Roma Yvette (Herm) Reeve

Barbara Hall Christen

Edward Reeve