Scott Dempsey

Scott Dempsey

Position: PhD Student
School and/or Centres: School of History


Location: Room 3111,HC Coombs Building, 9 Fellows Rd, Acton


Master of International Affairs with First Class Honours, Australian National University (2014) Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours, James Cook University (2013)

Scott William Dempsey is a PhD candidate in the School of History at ANU. His project examines the intellectual foundations of empire/state formation in the early modern Britain.

Intellectual history; history of political thought; history of international thought.

Australian Postgraduate Award (Commonwealth Government) Scholarship, 2016-present

Master of International Affairs Prize (Valedictory Prize), 2014

Chancellor’s Letter of Commendation for Outstanding Academic Performance in International Relations, 2014

Pro-Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Medal for Excellence in Law, 2013

Jean Farnfield Prize in Australian History, 2011

Pro-Vice-Chancellor’s Letter of Commendation for Academic Excellence in Law, 2010; 2011; and 2012

HIST2219: Tudor-Stuart England, c.1485-1714: Politics, Society and Culture (2017)

INTR8011: International Relations Theory (2016; 2017)

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