Paul Stevens, Historian, Major General Aus. Army (Retd.)
Major General Paul Stevens is currently a member of the Australian War Memorial Council, and in recent years has held the positions of Director of the Office of Australian War Graves, and Commissioner on the Repatriation Commission. He has a long-term interest in history, which formed the basis of his tertiary studies, and played a significant part in these appointments. He is a Vietnam Veteran, and his military career included terms as Commanding Officer of the School of Artillery, Director of Studies of the Australian Command and Staff College, and the Army Chief of Personnel. He is a graduate of the Canadian National Defence College.
In addition to his senior leadership roles, he has also been a member of Australia’s Administrative Review Council, and contributed in an honorary capacity as a Company Director and member of a University Ethics Committee. His responsibilities have included interaction with a wide range of national and international officials, and he has conducted nationally-televised ceremonies from Turkey and France. His interests include reading, learning German, sport, and the three generations of his family.
Paul Stevens is scheduled to sail on the following voyage(s) (subject to change):