John Neylon MOLONY, STL, JCL; Pont. Univ. Urb. Rome; MA, PhD. ANU.
Chair of the Emeritus Faculty, John is an Emeritus Professor of the Australian National University ANU and Visiting Fellow in the Department of Applied Mathematics, ANU, , 1997-.
Adjunct professor Australian Catholic University, 1997-
Son of: Michael Joseph Molony and Bridget Jane McInerney; b. Apr.15, 1927, Melbourne.
Education. St Patrick's College, Ballarat; Pontificia Universitas Urbaniana, Rome; Australian National University, Canberra.
Married. 1965, Denise, daughter of G. Chandler, 2 sons 2 daughters.
Foundation Research Professor, Australian Catholic University, Canberra, 1993-96.
Keith Cameron Professor of Australian History, University College Dublin, 1990-93.
Emeritus Professor of History, ANU, 1990-.
Manning Clark Professor of Australian History, ANU, 1980-91.
Professor of History, ANU, 1975-79.
Head, Department of History, ANU, 1977-86,
Senior Lecturer, Lecturer, Tutor, Department of History, ANU, 1965-74.
Visiting Lecturer, University of Rome, 1974.
Member Governing Body, John XXIII College, ANU, 1976-83.
Acting Dean of Students, ANU, 1976.
Acting Lecturer in History, RMC, Royal Military College, Duntroon, 1965.
Official Ecclesiastical Crt, Boston, USA, 1953-54.
Assistant Priest Ballarat, 1954-63.
Diocesan Chaplain, Young Christian Workers, Ballarat ,1954-63.
Fellow, Pontifical Liturgical Academy, Rome, 1953.
Ordained, Rome, 1950.
President Australian Society for the Study of Labour History 1975-85.
President, Indo-China Refugee Association 1986-90.
Trustee, Eureka Stockade Memorial Trust, 1995-.
Committee Eureka's Children 1994.
President, Independent Community for Refugees to Australia, 1996-2007.
President, Dante Alighieri Society, Canberra, 1976-90, 1994-98.
President, Staff Association ANU, 1976-84.
Co-founder, secretary, president, Belconnen Branch ALP, 1971-87.
ACT delegate National Conference, ALP, 1973.
President, ACT Branch, ALP, 1976.
Chair,Australian Bicentenary Authority Historical and Political Democracy Taskforce, 1985-86.
President ANU Aust Rules Football Club 1978.
President, Belconnen Football Club, 1988-90.
ACTAFL Delegate, National Football League Australia, National Australian Football Council, 1986-90.
Cavaliere of the Italian Republic 1990.
Life member Dante Alighieri Society, Canberra, l990.
Life member, Belconnen Football Club, 1995.
Honoured by City of Ballarat, 2001.
Chair, Emeritus Faculty, ANU, 2000--2005, 2006-
Eureka's Children medal, 2001.
Visiting Professor University of Pécs, Hungary, 2006
Towards an Apostolic Laity 1960.
A New Age of the Human Person,(ed) 1963.
The Roman Mould of the Australian Catholic Church, 1969.
An Architect of Freedom: John Hubert Plunkett in New South Wales, 1832-1869, 1973.
The Emergence of Political Catholicism in Italy: Partito Popolare, 1919-1926, 1977.
I am Ned Kelly, 1980.
The Penguin Bicentennial History of Australia, 1987.
The Worker Question, 1991.
A Soul Came into Ireland: Thomas Davis; A Biography, 1814-45, 1995..
Eureka, 2001, new edition.
Ned Kelly, 2001, new edition.
The native-born: the first white Australians, 2000
Luther's Pine, 2004
Australia Our Heritage, 2005
By Wendouree, 2010
Over thirty chapters in books and articles in academic journals, Articles in SMH, Age, Canberra Times, Brisbane Leader, Herald, Melb, Sun, Melb, Advocate.
In the past five years I have been involved with the supervision of six PhD theses and I have examined several others.
From 2001 to 2004 I lectured at, and helped to organize, three Summer Schools on History for school teachers at ANU.
I lectured on James Cook- the man at James Cook University, Cairns, in 2009. In November this year I will give the keynote address at a symposium in Cooktown on the stay of Cook and his complement on the Endeavour at Botany Bay and at the Endeavour River in 1770.
Australian, modern Italian and 19)Irish history. Religious history. Catholic social teaching.
Lecturing, tutorials, supervision and examining in above areas.
John Molony September 2011