Prof Keir Reeves

Professor Reeves holds a chair in regional engagement at Federation University Australia. He is particularly interested in how regional development can drive sustainable communities. His current research concentrates on Australia, Asia and the Pacific in the areas of regional development, regional policy, and cultural heritage. Keir is the current historian member of the Heritage Council of Victoria. He is very interested in postgraduate supervision, currently supervises in the areas of regional development, cultural industries, tourism development in Asia and goldfields history heritage and also supervises PhD projects affiliated with current ARC projects.

During the past five years Keir has co-guest edited special issues of Tourism Analysis, Australian Economic History Review, Historic Environment, Australian Historical Studies, Journal of Australian Colonial History and Journal of Australian Indigenous Issues.