Monash University

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Public university based in Melbourne, Australia

About Monash University

According to Wikipedia, Monash University is a public research university based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Named for prominent World War I general Sir John Monash, it was founded in 1958 and is the second oldest university in the state. The university has a number of campuses, four of which are in Victoria , and one in Malaysia. Monash also has a research and teaching centre in Prato, Italy, a graduate research school in Mumbai, India and a graduate school in Suzhou, China. Monash University courses are also delivered at other locations, including South Africa.

What Is Monash University Known For?

Monash University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Monash University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Monash University's Most Influential Alumni?

Monash University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Medical, and Education. Here are some of Monash University's most famous alumni:

Marcus Feldman
Marcus Feldman
An American evolutionary biologist, (1942 – ), Perth, Australia.
A 11th Vice President of Indonesia, economist.
Rita Felski
An American academic.
Peter Hogg
Peter Hogg
A Canadian lawyer .
Tim Flannery
Tim Flannery
An Australian scientist and global warming activist.
Ben Kiernan
A , Australian writer on the Cambodian genocide, Professor of History and director of the Genocide Studies Program at Yale University.
David Williamson
An Australian playwright.
Michael A. Smith
An Australian philosopher.
Julian Savulescu
Julian Savulescu
An Australian philosopher.
A Writer .
Peter Carey
An Australian novelist.
David de Kretser
A Medical researcher and Governor of Victoria.