Ian Hancock

Ian Hancock is a graduate of Melbourne and Oxford universities. He has taught modern African history at Monash and at the ANU, offering specialist courses on East and Southern Africa, and has written extensively on the political history of Uganda and Southern Rhodesia/Rhodesia/Zimbabwe. More recently, he has lectured in Australian and British imperial and colonial history, and published articles and books on the Liberal Party. He is currently researching a book on the history of the Liberal Party and its predecessors in New South Wales.