Dr Liz Rushen is the Deputy Chair of the History Council of Victoria.
Liz joined the Council in 2012 and became a member of the Executive Committee in 2013. She served as Chair from March 2016 to September 2019. She is a Director of the Melbourne Maritime Heritage Network, an Adjunct Research Associate in the School of Historical Studies at Monash University and was awarded a State Library of Victoria Creative Fellowship for 2018-19. Liz has served on the boards of many history and heritage community organisations and is a former Executive Director of the Royal Historical Society of Victoria.