Judith Bassett

Judith Bassett

Judith Bassett is a former senior lecturer in the History Department at the University of Auckland. She remains on the editorial board of the New Zealand Journal of History.

Judith is an elected member of the Auckland District Health Board. She was previously elected to the Auckland Regional Council in 2001 and served three terms. She chaired Auckland Regional Holdings from 2004–2010.

Publications include

Roderick Deane: His Life and Times, with Michael Bassett (Viking, 2006)

The People and the Land/ Te Tangata me Te Whenua: An Illustrated History of New Zealand, 1820–1920, with Judith Binney, Erik Olssen (Bridget Williams Books, 1990)

The Story of New Zealand, with Keith Sinclair and Marcia Stenson (Reed Methuen, 1985)

Socialism in One Country: Government: USSR 1924–1957 (Heinemann Educational Books, 1978)

Sir Harry Atkinson, 1831–1892 (Oxford University Press, 1975)