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Developing and sustaining a high-performing research culture that is collegiate, supportive, intellectually adventurous and ethically oriented is of paramount importance to ADI and our mission. By cultivating excellence, we attract and train world-leading talent while making innovative and impactful scholarly contributions. 

Director

Alfred Deakin Prof Fethi Mansouri

Alfred Deakin Professor and Director, Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation

Deputy Directors

Alfred Deakin Prof Emma Kowal

Deputy Director (Research Development) Alfred Deakin Professor of Anthropology

Prof Shahram Akbarzadeh

Deputy Director (International) and Research Professor, Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation

Research Only Staff

Dr Marian Abouzeid

Senior Research Fellow

Dr Sophie Adams

Alfred Deakin PostDoctoral Research Fellow

Prof Shahram Akbarzadeh

Deputy Director (International) and Research Professor, Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation

Dr Mohammed Ali

Research Fellow

Dr Alexander Baird

Associate Research Fellow

Prof Greg Barton

Chair In Global Islamic Politics

Dr Galib Bashirov

Associate Research Fellow

Dr Marcus Baynes-Rock

DECRA Research Fellow

Mr Lachlan Beggs

Associate Research Fellow

Mrs Angela Blakston

Associate Research Fellow

Dr Rose Butler

Senior Research Fellow

Mr Michael Cawthorn

Associate Research Fellow

Dr Susan de Groot Heupner

Associate Research Fellow

Mr Mark Duckworth

Senior Research Fellow and Political Adviser

Dr Amanuel Elias

Research Fellow

Dr Vivian Gerrand

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Dr Jason Gibson

Senior Research Fellow, DECRA

Dr Billy Griffiths

Senior Research Fellow, DECRA

Prof Michele Grossman

Research Chair in Diversity and Community Resilience

Prof Anita Harris

Research Professor

A/Prof Holly High

ARC Future Fellow

Dr Christine Horn

Associate Research Fellow

Dr Leanne Kelly

Research Fellow

Ms Lydia Khalil

Senior Research Fellow - AVERT Network Convenor

Alfred Deakin Prof Emma Kowal

Deputy Director (Research Development) Alfred Deakin Professor of Anthropology

Dr Kim Lam

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Dr Joe Rae Latham

DECRA Track Research Fellow

Alfred Deakin Prof Fethi Mansouri

Alfred Deakin Professor and Director, Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation

Dr Molly McCarthy

DECRA Senior Research Fellow

A/Prof Maurizio Meloni

Associate Professor

Dr Nicholas Morieson

Associate Research Fellow

Dr Ali Mozaffari

Senior Research Fellow

Dr Paula Muraca

Associate Editor

Dr Timothy Neale

Senior Research Fellow

Dr Helen Ngo

DECRA Research Fellow

Dr Charishma Ratnam

Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Dr Mardi Reardon-Smith

Research Fellow

A/Prof Josh Roose

Associate Professor

Ms Shadi Rouhshahbaz

Associate Research Fellow

Dr Arif Saba

Associate Research Fellow

Ms Angie Sassano

Associate Research Fellow

Mr Luke Scholes

Associate Research Fellow

Prof Gaye Sculthorpe

Research Professor

Ms Afsaneh Seifinaji

Associate Research Fellow

Prof Stephane Shepherd

Professor (Forensic Psychology and Criminology)

Dr Will Smith

DECRA Track Research Fellow

Ms Carina Truyts

Associate Research Fellow

Prof Miguel Vatter

Professor in Political Science

Prof Ihsan Yilmaz

Research Chair in Islamic Studies and Intercultural Dialogue

Internal Members (school-based, affiliate members)

Prof Cassandra Atherton

Acting Head of School and Associate Head of School, Teaching and Learning

Dr Samantha Balaton-Chrimes

Senior Lecturer

A/Prof Rohan Bastin

Associate Professor Of Anthropology

Dr Laura Bedford

Lecturer In Criminology

A/Prof Geoffrey Boucher

Associate Professor of Writing and Literature

Dr Sean Bowden

Senior Lecturer in Philosophy

Prof David Bright

Professor of Criminology

Dr Tamara Browne

Senior Lecturer, Health Ethics, Law And Professional Development

Ms Kristal Buckley

Visitor

Dr Rebecca Cairns

Lecturer in Education, Humanities

A/Prof Shih-Wen Chen

Associate Professor, Writing and Literature

A/Prof Danielle Chubb

Associate Professor in International Relations

A/Prof Toija Cinque

Associate Professor, Communication

A/Prof Steven Cooke

Associate Professor, Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies

A/Prof Clare Corbould

Associate Head Of School, Research

Ms Evelyn Corr

Lecturer

A/Prof Joanna Cruickshank

Associate Professor in History

Dr AnDrew Dean

Lecturer in Writing and Literature

A/Prof Victoria Duckett

Associate Head of School (International and Partnerships)

A/Prof George Duke

Associate Professor in Philosophy

Dr Jonathan Dunk

Lecturer

Dr Peter Ferguson

Senior Lecturer

Dr Renae Fomiatti

Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Dr Cynthia Forlini

Senior Lecturer

Dr Kerri Garrard

Lecturer in Education (Humanities, Societies and Environments)

Prof Baogang He

Alfred Deakin Professor and Personal Chair in International Relations

Dr Luke Heemsbergen

Senior Lecturer, Communication

Prof Kristy Hess

Professor

Dr Carolyn Holbrook

Senior Lecturer, History

A/Prof David Hundt

Associate Professor of International Relations

Prof Benjamin Isakhan

Professor, International Politics

A/Prof Tony Joel

Associate Professor of History

Dr Luke Keogh

Lecturer, History

A/Prof Tanya King

Associate Professor, Anthropology

Dr Jane Kotzmann

Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Prof Shiri Krebs

Professor

A/Prof Constantinos Laoutides

Associate Professor, International Relations

Dr Catherine Legg

Senior Lecturer in Philosophy

Dr James Lesh

Lecturer, Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies

Prof David Lowe

Alfred Deakin Professor and Chair in Contemporary History

Dr Vince Marotta

Associate Professor of Sociology

Dr Jennifer Martin

Senior Lecturer, Communication

Dr Christopher Mayes

Senior Lecturer, Philosophy

Dr Rebekah McWhirter

Senior Lecturer in Health Ethics Law and Professionalism

Dr Alyson Miller

Senior Lecturer

A/Prof Kristine Moruzi

Associate Professor, Writing and Literature

A/Prof Yamini Narayanan

Associate Professor

Dr Amy Nethery

Senior Lecturer

Dr Zim Nwokora

Senior Lecturer in Politics and Policy Studies

Prof Yin Paradies

Alfred Deakin Professor and Chair in Race Relations

Dr Kiran Pienaar

Senior Lecturer, Sociology

Dr Sarah Pinto

Senior Lecturer in History

A/Prof Antonia Pont

Associate Professor, Writing and Literature

Dr Martin Potter

Senior Lecturer, Film

Prof John Powers

Honorary Professor

Dr Maria Rae

Senior Lecturer

Dr Virginie Rey

Lecturer, Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies

Prof Jack Reynolds

Professor of Philosophy

Dr Imogen Richards

Lecturer in Criminology

Prof Matthew Ricketson

Acting Head of School and Professor of Communication

Dr Jonathan Ritchie

Senior Lecturer, History

Dr Jacqueline Savard

Senior Lecturer, Health Ethics, Law and Professionalism

Dr Christopher Scanlon

Senior Lecturer in Communication

A/Prof Tiffany Shellam

Associate Professor, History

Prof Wei Shen

Associate Pro Vice Chancellor (International Relations)

Prof Andrew Singleton

Professor, Sociology and Social Research

A/Prof Steven Slaughter

Associate Head of School, Teaching and Learning

Dr Victoria Stead

Senior Lecturer, Anthropology

A/Prof Patrick Stokes

Associate Head of School, International and Engagement

Dr Gillian Tan

Senior Lecturer in Anthropology

Mr Nicholas Taylor

Honorary Fellow

Prof Mehmet Ulubasoglu

Head of Department, Economics(c)

Dr Matteo Vergani

Senior Lecturer in Sociology

Prof Ann Vickery

Professor, Writing and Literature

Prof Reece Walters

Professor of Criminology

A/Prof Anthony Ware

Associate Professor, International and Community Development

Dr Ian Warren

Senior Lecturer In Criminology

Dr Monika Winarnita

Lecturer, Indonesian

Prof Andrea Witcomb

Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Arts and Education

Dr Jian Xu

Senior Lecturer, Communication

Dr Helen Young

Senior Lecturer, Writing and Literature

Dr Bart Ziino

Senior Lecturer in Twentieth Century History

External Members (adjunct, honorary, emeritus)

Dr Zahid Ahmed

Honorary Fellow

Dr Natalie Davis

Adjunct Associate Professor

Dr Santosh Jatrana

Associate Professor

Prof Louise Johnson

Honorary Professor

Dr Ali Rod Khadem

Honorary Fellow

Mr Frank McGuire

Adjunct Professor

Ms Tessa Moll

Honorary Fellow

Dr John Morss

Honorary Fellow

Prof Harish Naraindas

Honorary Fellow

Prof Pam Nilan

Honorary Professor

Dr Natalie Ralph

Honorary Fellow

Ms Monique Skidmore

Honorary Professor

Dr David Turnbull

Honorary Fellow

Dr Sarah Webb

Honorary Fellow

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