Japan bound - to launch our new dual degree

Dr Christopher Hobson is heading to Japan as the Program Convenor for our new dual degree with Ritsumeikan University.

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Why Australia Needs a Radically New Defence Policy

Three of Australia's leading strategists and defence practitioners from the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre make the case for bold, new strategic thinking...

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COG #44 - Why Australia Needs A Radically New Defence Policy

Australia and New Zealand in the Pacific Islands: Ambiguous Allies?

This Centre of Gravity paper argues that divergences in Australia and New Zealand’s policies and practices raise questions about the status of their alliance...

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Centre of Gravity Series - Issue 43

Australia steps up its Pacific pivot

Joanne Wallis explores why Australian strategic interest in the Pacific islands is reaching a height not seen since Australia's Regional Assistance Mission to...

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The ANU Strategic & Defence Studies Centre (SDSC) is Australia’s oldest, largest and highest ranking academic institute for strategic studies research, education and commentary. Our focus is on understanding the complexity of Asia’s strategic environment, Australia’s place in it, and the utility and application of armed force in international affairs.

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Hugh White

Hugh White

Hugh White AO is Professor of Strategic Studies at the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre of the Australian National University. He has worked on Australian and regional strategic, defence and foreign policy issues...

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Stephan Frühling

Dr Stephan Frühling is an Associate Professor in the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre and Associate Dean (Students and Curriculum) for the College of Asia & the Pacific. He is a Chief Investigator on the...

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Ron Huisken

Dr. Ron Huisken is Adjunct Associate Professor in the Strategic & Defence Studies Centre. He has had a distinguished career in foreign affairs working as a Research Fellow at SIPRI (1968-70 &1972-76),...

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Dr Bou is a lecturer in the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre and is based at the Australian Command and Staff College, where he teaches in the Military Studies Program. A historian, he is...

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Nina Silove

Nina Silove is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre at the Australian National University. Her research focuses on grand strategy, strategic planning, and U.S. policy toward...

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