Doug McEachern

Doug McEachern

Doug McEachern was born and educated in Adelaide, and did his PhD at the University of Leeds.  During his academic career he was a Professor of Politics and Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the University of Adelaide, an executive director of the Australian Research Council, and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) at the University of Western Australia. His initial visit to India fascinated him with its complexity and excitement, and he has been back many times. In 2009 he returned to Victor Harbor to concentrate on writing fiction.