Melissa completed her dissertation entitled ‘The Practice of Liberal Government in Settler Societies’ in 2012 at the Australian National University. She was supervised by John Dryzek, Barry Hindess, and Lindy Edwards.
After her PhD, Melissa worked at the University of Canberra, the School of Politics and IR, ANU, and the National Centre for Indigenous Studies at the ANU. She is currently convener and research fellow at The Freilich Project for the Study of Bigotry at the Australian National University.
Read Melissa’s dissertation here.