Professor Peter Monteath

Vice-President and Executive Dean

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

place Humanities (274)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Peter Monteath was born in Brisbane and educated in Queensland and in Germany. He has taught previously at The University of Queensland, Griffith University, Deakin University, The University of Western Australia and The University of Adelaide. He has also been Adjunct Professor at The University of St. Louis Missouri and the Technical University of Berlin, where he was an Alexander von Humboldt Fellow. At Flinders he teaches modern European history. His research interests span modern European and Australian history. He is now Vice-President and Executive Dean of the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences.


BA (Hons) University of Queensland

MA University of Siegen, Federal Republic of Germany

PhD Griffith University

Honours, awards and grants
Peter Monteath is a Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.
Key responsibilities

Currently Peter Monteath convenes the following topics:

HIST3005 The Holocaust

Teaching interests

Peter Monteath's teaching interests are broadly in the area of twentieth century European history.

Topic coordinator
HIST3005 The Holocaust
Topic lecturer
HIST3005 The Holocaust
Supervisory interests
History, modern Germany
Higher degree by research supervision
Principal supervisor: modern Australian history (1), Modern European history (2)
Associate supervisor: Modern European history (4)
Principal supervisor: Modern European history (2)
Associate supervisor: Modern Australian history (3), Modern European history (2)
Expert for media contact
History - German
Prisoners of War
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Media expertise
  • Germany
  • History - German
  • History
  • Prisoners of War