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David Brewster's picture Senior Fellow
+61 413 021 218
dhbrewster@bigpond.com

My work as a Senior Research Fellow focuses on security in India and the Indian Ocean region, and Indo-Pacific maritime affairs.My books include India as an Asia Pacific power, about India’s strategic role in the Asia Pacific, and India’s Ocean: the story of India’s bid for regional leadership, which examines India’s strategic ambitions in the Indian... read more

Michael Clarke's picture Associate Professor
+61 2 6197 0084
michael.clarke@anu.edu.au

Dr Michael Clarke is an internationally recognised expert on the history and politics of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, People’s Republic of China (PRC), Chinese foreign policy in Central Asia, Central Asian geopolitics, and nuclear proliferation and non-proliferation. He has generated numerous academic publications across these fields of... read more

Michael Cohen's picture Senior Lecturer
+61 2 6125 5452
mike.cohen@anu.edu.au

Dr Michael Cohen’s research addresses international security in the Indo-Pacific and explores the causes of armed interstate conflict. His expertise includes nuclear weapons proliferation, the Korean peninsula, South Asia, deterrence and coercion, leaders, foreign policy decision-making and the US-Australia alliance. He regularly provides media... read more

Adam Henschke's picture Lecturer
+61 2 6125 5201

Adam is an applied ethicist, working on areas that cross over between ethics, technology and security. He is a lecturer at the National Security College (NSC) and a research fellow with Delft University of Technology (TUD) in The Hague, The Netherlands. His research concerns ethical and philosophical analyses of information technology and its uses,... read more

Jennifer Hunt's picture Lecturer
jennifer.hunt@anu.edu.au

Dr. Jennifer S. Hunt is a lecturer in the National Security College and a Research Associate at the US Studies Centre. Dr. Jennifer S. Hunt specialises in the national security of critical systems including energy and cyber. She has published on comparative national security policy in the US, Australia, and the Arab Gulf.

Dr Hunt has provided... read more

Rory Medcalf's picture Professor
+61 2 6125 7507
EA.Head.NSC@anu.edu.au

Professor Rory Medcalf has been Head of the National Security College at the Australian National University since January 2015. He has led the expansion of the College into policy engagement as well as education, executive development and research. His professional background involves more than two decades of experience across diplomacy, intelligence... read more

Matthew Sussex's picture Associate Professor
+61 2 6125 3544
matthew.sussex@anu.edu.au

Associate Professor Matthew Sussex main research specialisation is on Russian foreign and security policy, but his interests also cover: government and politics in Eurasia; strategic studies; terrorism and counter-terrorism; energy security; and Australian foreign policy. He is particularly interested in contemporary trends in violent conflict,... read more

Sue Thompson's picture Senior Lecturer
+61 2 6125 6481
sue.thompson@anu.edu.au

Dr Sue Thompson has extensive experience in academia, government, the media and the non-government sector. Her research specialisation examines the history of regional cooperation in Southeast Asia during the Cold War with a focus on foreign and defence policy influences in the post-war evolution of Southeast Asian regionalism. Dr Thompson has conducted... read more

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