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|Lecture on Travels in Quantum Realities by Professor James Der Derian at St Andrews University, Scotland|
The University of St Andrews School of International Relations in Scotland invited Professor Der Derian to present this year's Senior Scholar Symposium. He will give a public lecture on "Travels in Quantum Realities", present a PHD seminar, respond to a roundtable discussion of his work, and screen his documentary "Project Z" during the three-day event.
|Professor Jingdong Yuan at the University of Paris for the Symposium Great Contemporary Strategic Issues - Chair in Sorbonne|
The University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, in the context of multidisciplinary teaching and research project formed around the Institute of Studies on war and peace, has installed an international Chair dedicated to major contemporary policy issues.
|CISS Visiting Fellow Rebecca Adler-Nissen receives the Nils Klim Award|
Rebecca Adler-Nissen is Associate Professor at the Department of Political Science at the University of Copenhagen. She received the Nils Klim Prize for excellent research within the social sciences. The Nils Klim Prize is an annual prize, which is awarded to promising scholars under the age of 35. Adler-Nissen’s research primarily revolves around international political sociology, sovereignty and diplomacy. She is currently involved in research projects on images in international security, status and stigma.
|Black oil, red budgets: how long can Gulf states endure low prices?|
CISS Lecturer, Dr. Jennifer Hunt is interviewed for The Conversation on energy and economic security in the Gulf region.
|CISS Associate Professor Jingdong Yuan on Nuclear Politics in Asia|
Asia remains a region of vertical and potential horizontal nuclear proliferation, despite the limited progress in the early 1990s. Driven by a combination of threat perceptions, domestic factors, and lack of effective multilateral security institutions, the region continues to face significant proliferation challenges. Find his chapter in The Oxford Handbook of the Internaitonal Relations of Asia.
|Religious apartheid in Myanmar|
The latest article by CISS associate, Adjunct Associate Professor Jonathan Bogais on Myanmar has been published by the Asian Studies Association of Australia. In this article Dr Bogais writes that "the term ‘Religious apartheid in Myanmar’ is an appropriate term to use to describe the racial violence and segregation that is enshrined at all levels of Myanmar institutions and state practices against the Rohyngya people.
|CISS Associate Professor Jingdong Yuan was a guest speaker at the Institute of International Relations, National Cheng-chi University as part of its Speakers Series|
As an IIR-NCCU Visiting Scholar, Professor Yuan was at the China talks on International Relations at National Cheng-chi University Institute of Political Research Center.
|A rising power looks down under: Chinese perspectives on Australia|
CISS Associate Professor Jingdong Yuan has recently published a paper titled 'A rising power looks down under: Chinese perspectives on Australia' through the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)
|A new letter from the Director of the Centre for International Security Studies|
CISS Director James Der Derian writes about all things quantum, and the upcoming annual Michael Hintze Lecture and Q Symposium, 'Peace and Security in a Quantum Age'
|Visual threats: Lene Hansen’s Michael Hintze lecture to introduce first Q Symposium|
|Photographs from Abu Ghraib and Fallujah, the Muhammad Cartoons, and the video of the dying Iranian activist Neda are just a few examples of images playing decisive roles in security and foreign policy debates.On 20 February, Denmark’s first female Professor of International Relations Lene Hansen will present ‘In Defense of|
|From War 2.0 to quantum war: the superpositionality of global violence|
CISS Director and Michael Hintze Chair James Der Derian recently published a journal article in a special issue of the Australian Journal of International Affairs about the digital media revolution and its impact in contemporary conflicts. Read the full article here.
|CISS at the International Studies Association Annual Convention 2013|
Our CISS staff will be attending the International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention in April 2013 in San Francisco, California.
|Acting-Director Associate Professor Jingdong Yuan has published a report on maritime rivalry in the South China Sea|
The report, 'Emerging maritime rivalry in The South China Sea: Territorial disputes, sea-lane security, and the pursuit of power', was prepared for the International Security Research and Outreach Programme of the International Security and Intelligence Bureau, Summer 2012, and published by the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade.
|Adam Kamradt-Scott addresses Chatham House on global health governance of pandemic influenza.|
On 11 May 2012, Dr Kamradt-Scott presented his findings from a 4-year European Research Council project that examined how different ideas, values and belief structures shape and influence global health policy.