53rd AusCSCAP Meeting

Read about the 53rd AusCSCAP Meeting where discussions were held about Australia and Japan's strategic trends in the Indo-Pacific.

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Cultures of crisis: How the Asia-Pacific can lead global peace and security

Women in Asia-Pacific Security Research Seminar Series

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SDSC team awarded $1 million grant

‘Strategic Policy for the Asia-Pacific in Transition’ program

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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 AO

Hugh White AO is Emeritus 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...

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Meighen McCrae

Meighen McCrae

Meighen McCrae is a Lecturer in the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre at the Australian National University. An historian of international history and the history of war, her main research areas are the way...

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Joan Beaumont

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Professor Emerita Joan Beaumont is an internationally recognised historian of Australia in the two world wars, Australian defence and foreign policy, the history of prisoners of war and the...

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Jochen Prantl

Jochen Prantl is a Professor in the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre and was Deputy Director (International Engagement) for the Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs in 2017 to 2018. His research focuses on...

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John Blaxland

Professor John Blaxland Head of The Strategic and Defence Studies Centre: 2017 - 2019

John Blaxland is Professor of International Security and Intelligence Studies at the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre...

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