Many congratulations to A/Prof Benjamin Isakhan, whom together with Stanford University’s Professor Lynn Meskell, won funding from the prestigious ARC Discovery Project 2020 round. In their project A/Prof. Isakhan and Prof. Meskell will lead a Discovery Project titled ‘After Islamic
On Sept. 27 MESF Ph.D candidate Safiullah Taye and Dr. Niamatullah Ibrahimi provided an assessment of the upcoming elections in Afghanistan on The Conversation. Many of these challenges remain today. Link to article here.
MESF scholars Professors Ihsan Yilmaz and Fethi Mansouri’s recent article published on The Conversation has made the top-five list for most read articles for Deakin in November! Link to this popular paper here.
Warm congratulations to our Dr. Ali Mozaffari who has published a new co-edited book, Heritage Movements in Asia: Cultural Heritage Activism, Politics, and Identity. The volume is available for purchase here.
On Nov. 26 MESF scholar Dr. Tittensor presented at the 2019 AAR Meeting in San Diego, with a paper titled “Counter Terrorism as “Performance” and the Muslim Bogey Man in Australia”.
On Nov. 25 Prof. Akbarzadeh received the prestigious Deakin Arts & Education Research Award for International Research Collaboration! Many congratulations!
On Oct. 16 MESF held the much-anticipate ‘Not Dead but Sleeping, the Diverse Ramifications of Ceasefires in Civil Wars: Evidence from Syria’ seminar presented by Marika Sosnowski. The live stream is available here.
Recently, PhD candidate Arif Saba presented at the University Queensland 2019 IR Theory Forum.