Professor Russell Goulbourne

  • Russell Goulbourne

Dean, Faculty of Arts


Russell Goulbourne studied at Keble College, Oxford. He then taught in the Department of French at the University of Leeds between 2000 and 2013, first as a Lecturer (2000-05), then as a Senior Lecturer (2005-06) and finally as Professor of Early Modern French Literature (2006-13). He also served as Head of Department from 2008 to 2011. He moved to King’s College London in January 2014 as Professor of French Literature and was Dean of the Faculty of Arts & Humanities from January 2014-August 2018. He was appointed as Dean of Arts at the University of Melbourne in January 2019.