Lowy Institute

Michael Fullilove

Executive Director, Lowy Institute 

A lawyer and historian by training, Dr Michael Fullilove was an adviser to Prime Minister Paul Keating and a consultant to Frank Lowy AC on the establishment of the Lowy Institute. He was a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford, where he wrote his doctorate on Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Michael's writing has appeared in international publications such as The New York Times, the Financial Times, and Foreign Affairs. His first book, 'Men and Women of Australia!' Our Greatest Modern Speeches, was published by Vintage. His next book, on the Second World War, will be published in the United States and Australia by Penguin.

Michael is also a Nonresident Senior Fellow in Foreign Policy at the Brookings Institution. He tweets at @mfullilove.