David Stahel completed his undergraduate studies at Monash University and Boston College. He has an MA in War Studies from King's College London and a PhD in 2007 from the Humboldt University in Berlin. He joined the University of New South Wales Canberra in 2012.
- Perfect Storms: Disasters that Changed the World. Episode 6: The Battle for Moscow
- The Voice of Russia (Radio)
- World War II: Battles Won and Lost (Episodes 1, 2 and 7)
- World War II: Total War (Episodes 2, 3 and 6).
- The Origins of Modern Warfare
- World War II
- Russian History
- Operations in Modern Warfare
Research Interests and Projects
- Nazi-Soviet Warfare 1941-1945
- The Second World War
- European military history