CISS member, Associate Professor Charlotte Epstein recently joined Eleanor Hall on the ABC Radio program 'The World Today' to discuss French President Hollande's surprise announcement that he won't seek a second term.
CISS Director James Der Derian reflects on the election of Donald Trump and the future of international security in his tenth Director's Letter.
CISS member, Dr. Ryan Griffiths officially launched his latest book "Age of Secession: The International and Domestic Determinants of State Birth" last week at an event organised by the Centre for International Security Studies and the Department of Government and International Relations.
Over the past number of decades, we have continually seen that diseases in one part of the world can rapidly spread to other regions to cause not only increased morbidity and mortality, but also social, economic, even political harm.
Professor James Der Derian's latest op-ed piece published in today's issue of The Australian describes the rise of Donald Trump being significantly similar to that of Napoleon III. Click to read.
Associate Professor Jingdong Yuan has been quoted in a news.com.au article about America's increase of military force against China under Donald Trump's administration.
Congratulations to Associate Professor Adam Kamradt-Scott for receiving a Sydney Research Accelerator (SOAR) Fellowship for 2017!
CISS would like to congratulate Associate Professor Adam Kamradt-Scott and Dr. Justin Hastings, who have been awarded funding for a Discovery Project and a Future Fellowship from the Australian Research Council (respectively).
CISS Associate, Adjunct Associate Professor Jean Jonathan Bogais has written an analysis exploring the "Rodrigo Duterte phenomenon beyond the headlines" for the Asian Studies Association of Australia. A different perspective that takes into account the reality on the ground. Click to read the full article.
James Der Derian in attendance at the annual IDFA DocLab[22 November 2016]
Professor James Der Derian is currently in Amsterdam attending the annual International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) special festival program DocLab, which seeks to showcase new digital artforms that push the boundaries of documentary storytelling in the age of the interface. This year's program focuses on 'Elastic Reality' and seeks to discuss the uncertain future that lies ahead of our digital times.
Jonathan Bogais invited to present a talk on the South China Sea crisis at Yonsei University in Seoul[21 October 2016]
CISS Associate, Adjunct Associate Professor Jonathan Bogais will be at the Yonsei University's Department of Cultural Anthropology in Seoul to give a talk on "The introduction of violence in non-violent space with an analysis of the South China Sea crisis".
Jingdong Yuan on increased tensions between US and China is Clinton takes presidency[21 October 2016]
Associate Professor Jingdong Yuan was quoted in this news.com.au article on the effect a Clinton presidency will have on US and China relations, most especially over the South China Sea disputes.
Documentary film 'Project Z: The Final Global Event' screenings in Europe with CISS Director James Der Derian in attendance[18 October 2016]
Professor James Der Derian will be touring Europe to screen his documentary film Project Z: The Final Global Event, produced with Phil Gara.
CISS members awarded funding under the university's new industry and community engagement scheme[14 October 2016]
Congratulations to CISS' Dr. Frank Smith and Professor David Schlosberg for being awarded research grants that link their projects with industry partners!
Simon Reay Atkinson to deliver a paper at the Submarine Institute of Australia's 8th Annual Conference[14 October 2016]
CISS Honorary Associate, A/Professor Simon Reay Atkinson will be presenting a paper and presentation on Australia's Future Submarine at the upcoming annual conference of the Submarine Institute of Australia.
A new paper by senior lecturer Dr. Frank Smith on cyber security and public health 'Malware and Disease' was just published in the journal Health Security.
Project Q featured in article on quantum technologies and international relations published in Foreign Affairs[12 September 2016]
Project Q led by Professor James Der Derian was recently featured in an article that explores the effects and implications of new quantum technologies on intenrationa relations, which was published on Foreign Affairs. Click to read the article.
Watch the full 8th Annual Michael Hintze Lecture in International Security presented by Sir Hew Strachan[27 July 2016]
The full recorded lecture by Sir Hew Strachan titled "The Great War and Today's World" is now available online for viewing. Sir Strachan presented his lecture for the 8th Annual Michael Hintze Lecture in International Security this year.