Tom Roberts Research

Tom Roberts Research

Bespoke research, writing, editing and fact-checking

A huge burden Lifted...


In a career spanning two decades, Tom has built a reputation for helping journalists, broadcasters, academics and publishers achieve success with their projects.

"I can't express my gratitude to Dr Tom Roberts too highly. Tom has been heavily involved in drafting, fact-checking and assisting the book ... He has lifted a huge burden from my shoulders."​​ Author and journalist Peter Oborne, on the writing of Not The Chilcot Report, 2016


Based in London, Tom works with archives and institutions internationally. He is a member of the Centre for Media History in Sydney and the Society of Authors in the UK. Tom holds masters degrees from the University of Westminster and Cambridge University and gained his PhD in modern history from Macquarie University.

Recent publications

Tom's first book as sole author, Before Rupert: Keith Murdoch and the Birth of a Dynasty, was published by UQP in November 2015. His latest work, co-written with Peter Oborne, How Trump Thinks, will be published by Head of Zeus in May 2017.

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