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Shaun Mawdsley MA, BA (Hons), BA


School of People, Environment and Planning

Shaun Mawdsley first joined CDSS in 2013 and has worked in the tutor and graduate assistant roles. In between this time he took up a senior managerial role in logistics within the private sector, 2015-17, before returning to fulltime study in 2018. He has tutored and/or lectured in a number of Defence and Security Studies courses. 



  • Master of Arts - Massey University (2016)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - Massey University (2013)
  • Bachelor of Arts - Massey University (2012)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Military History

Second World War

Operations Research

Operational Logistics

Defence Studies

Defence Policy and Procurement

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History) (210303):
Defence Studies (160604):
European History (excl. British, Classical Greek and Roman) (210307): Historical Studies (210300): Historical Studies not elsewhere classified (210399): History And Archaeology (210000): New Zealand History (210311):
Political Science (160600): Studies In Human Society (160000)

Consultancy and Languages


  • German
    Last used: 2015
    Spoken ability: Average
    Written ability: Average

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