Honours for Janet McCalman and Marilyn Lake

Warmest congratulations to Professor Janet McCalman and Professor Marilyn Lake on their awards in the 2018 honours list!

Janet McCalman has been appointed Companion (AC) of the Order of Australia, for "eminent service to education, particularly in the field of social history, as a leading academic, researcher and author, as a contributor to multi-disciplinary curriculum development, and through the promotion of history to the wider community."

Janet McCalman is a distinguished historian of health and medicine, as well as the social history of Australia more broadly.

Marilyn Lake has been appointed Officer (AO) in the General Division of Order of Australia for "distinguished service to higher education, particularly to the social sciences, as an academic, researcher and author, and through contributions to historical organisations."

Marilyn's important work has crossed many fields of Australian history, including gender, indigenous issues, war, Asia, and whiteness.