Research

Nick Apoifis

  • Contemporary radical social movements
  • Ethnographic research and militant communities
  • Settler-colonial studies
  • Sport and development studies
  • European politics

Monika Barthwal-Datta

  • Critical approaches to international security
  • Securitization studies
  • Food security
  • Regional security in South Asia
  • Indian foreign policy

Andrea Benvenuti

  • History of twentieth century international relations
  • Cold War history in Asia and Europe
  • Imperial and commonwealth history
  • Contemporary European history and politics
  • European integration
  • Foreign policies of the great powers
  • Australian foreign policy

William Clapton

  • India’s Nuclear Weapons Program
  • Securitisation and Desecuritisation
  • Australian and US Foreign Policy
  • International Relations Theory
  • Sovereignty, Anarchy and Hierarchy in IR
  • Risk and International Relations
  • Popular culture in world politics

Christian Downie

  • Global energy governance
  • Global environmental politics
  • Climate policy
  • G20

Penny Griffin

  • Global governance and international organisations, particularly economic organisations and development banks
  • International (global) political economy
  • The global financial crisis
  • Economic development and neoliberal economic theory
  • International relations
  • Gender, sexuality and feminism.
  • Visual and popular culture in world politics.

Laura Shepherd

  • Women’s participation in peace and security governance
  • Institutions and practices of the United Nations, particularly the Security Council
  • United Nations ‘Women, Peace and Security’ agenda
  • Representations of gender and violence in global politics and popular culture
  • Research methods and the politics of knowledge production

Pichamon Yeophantong

  • Chinese foreign policy
  • International Relations of the Asia-Pacific
  • Global governance and global responsibility
  • Global environmental governance (natural resources, transboundary water, natural disasters)
  • International development