BA (Okanagan University College, Kelowna, BC), MA, PhD (York University, Toronto)

Ian Hesketh is an Australian Research Council Future Fellow. Most broadly, his research considers the relationship between history, science, and religion with a focus on nineteenth-century Britain. He is currently working on a large-scale history of the evolutionary epic as well as a monograph on the Darwinian Revolution. In 2017 he was awarded an ARC Future Fellowship for a project entitled "The Place of History in Science: Reassessing the Darwinian Revolution." He will become a staff member in History in September 2021.

Areas of Research: International History; History of Science; British History; historiography; Intellectual and Literary History

Areas of research