Contact Us



President: Professor Constant Mews, Director, Centre for Religious Studies, Monash University.

Vice President:  Associate Professor Glen O’Brien, Research Coordinator, Eva Burrows College, University of Divinity.

Secretary: Associate Professor Katharine Massam,  Co-ordinator of Studies (History), Pilgrim Theological College, University of Divinity

Treasurer: Dr Kerrie Handasyde, Historian and Educator, Lecturer in Churches of Christ Identity and Early Church History, Stirling Theological College,University of Divinity.

Members: Prof. Philip Almond, University of Queensland; Prof. Shurlee Swain, Catholic University and the University of Melbourne; Dr Joanna Cruickshank, Deakin University, Professor Peter Harrison, University of Queensland

Editors-in-Chief, Journal of Religious History: Dr Laura Rademaker (appointed November 2020) and Associate Professor Kriston Rennie (appointed end 2018).

Book Review Editor, Journal of Religious History: Dr Celeste McNamara (appointed March 2021)

Journal of Religious History Editorial Assistant, Newsletter Editor, RHA Membership & Webpage Administration Manager: Anna Haunton, University of Sydney




New South Wales:

Professor Carole M. Cusack
Studies in Religion
Faculty of Arts, A20 John Woolley Building
University of Sydney
NSW, 2006

Ph: +61 (2) 9351 6837
Email: [email protected]


Associate Professor Anne O’Brien
School of History & Philosophy
Rm 342, Morven Brown Building
Sydney NSW 2052

Ph: +61 (2) 93852384
Email: [email protected]


Dr Ian Tregenza
Faculty of Arts
Dept. Modern History, Politics & International Relations
Macquarie University
Sydney, NSW, 2109

Ph: +61 (2) 9850 8808
Email: [email protected]


Dr Robert M. Andrews
Catholic Institute of Sydney for Theology and Ministry
Catholic College of Divinity
99 Albert Road
Strathfield, Sydney, NSW 2135

Email:[email protected]


Revd Associate Professor Glen O’Brien
Research Coordinator
Eva Burrows College
University of Divinity – Salvation Army Australia Eva Burrows College
Melbourne Campus
Ringwood, Victoria 3134

Ph: + 64 3 98475435
Email: [email protected]



Dr Michael Gladwin
Lecturer in History
Editor, St Mark’s Review
St Mark’s National Theological Centre School of Theology
Charles Sturt University

Email: [email protected]


New Zealand:

Professor Emeritus Peter Lineham
Massey University
4 Peel Street, Westmere
Auckland, 1022
New Zealand

Ph: + 64+9-3605595
Mobile: + 64 27-2794461
Email: [email protected]


Dr James A. T. Lancaster
School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
Forgan Smith Building (1)
The University of Queensland
St Lucia
Queensland, 4072

Ph: +61 7 336 52099
Email: [email protected]


South Australia:

Dr David Hilliard
7 Samson Ave
Westbourne Park
South Australia, 5041

Ph: +61 8 8272 9653
Email: [email protected]



Dr Richard Ely, Honorary Research Fellow
School of History and Classics
University of Tasmania
Private Bag 81
Tasmania 7001

Ph: +61 3 6226 2392
Email: [email protected]



Dr Anna Welch
State Library of Victoria
Project Curator, Collection Interpretation
Melbourne, Victoria, 3000
Ph:   +61 3 8664 7543
Fax: +61 3 9905 2210
Email: [email protected]


Dr Michael Champion
Deputy Director | Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry
Australian Catholic University
Level 4, 250 Victoria Parade
East Melbourne, Victoria, 3002

Ph: +61 3 9230 8226


Western Australia:

Dr Kirk Essary
Medieval and Early Modern History
ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions
The University of Western Australia
35 Stirling Highway
Perth, Western Australia, 6009

Ph: +61 8 6488 6799