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Academic leadership position now available at NSC
Academic leadership position now available at NSC

Academic leadership position now available at NSC

As Director, Academic Outreach & Research, and Professor (or Associate Professor) of National Security, you will lead the academic team, deliver a world-class suite of graduate courses, and manage the NSC’s academic research and outreach programs. Applications close 7 April 2015.

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Towards a new Australian security
Towards a new Australian security

Towards a new Australian security

In a major speech, incoming Head of the NSC Rory Medcalf has argued for inclusiveness in the way we define and pursue Australia’s present and future national security interests.

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Locating Africa in Australia’s foreign policy
Locating Africa in Australia’s foreign policy

Locating Africa in Australia’s foreign policy

NSC PhD scholar Nikola Pijovic and colleague David Mickler assess Australia’s foreign policy towards Africa over the past eight years and ask – is greater engagement possible? Read their article in the latest edition of the Australian Journal of Politics and History.

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Foreign minister to visit Iran in April
Foreign minister to visit Iran in April

Foreign minister to visit Iran in April

Julie Bishop’s decision to become the first Australian foreign minister to visit Tehran in more than a decade is an astute act of foreign policy, argues Associate Professor Rodger Shanahan commenting in the Australian Financial Review.

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Australia introduces data retention laws
Australia introduces data retention laws

Australia introduces data retention laws

The federal government’s data retention legislation has passed the lower house of Parliament. Watch NSC ethicist Dr Adam Henschke comment on SKY News.

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Deploying more Australian soldiers to Iraq
Deploying more Australian soldiers to Iraq

Deploying more Australian soldiers to Iraq

In this blog post for The Monthly, Associate Professor Rodger Shanahan outlines the complex environment facing Australian troops as they enter a new phase of what is likely to be a long and fraught training mission.

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National Security College public seminar series
National Security College public seminar series

National Security College public seminar series

We regularly invite speakers from a wide variety of backgrounds to present key issues around national and international security studies topics at our public seminars. Sign-up for invitations to our up-coming events.

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The College

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The National Security College (NSC) is a specialist graduate centre for national security study and research. It offers graduate studies, PhDs, executive and professional development courses that address security challenges, strategy planning and policy implementation facing Australia, the Asia Pacific and the world.

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Events


We regularly invite speakers from a wide variety of backgrounds to present key issues around national and international security studies topics at our public seminars. These seminars are also filmed and available as vodcasts. So, if you have missed an event, visit our webpages for the public seminar series.

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