Ms Dara Conduit

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Research Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

Alfred Deakin Institute

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts, Monash University, 2009
Master of Letters (Middle East and Central Asian Security Studies), University of St Andrews, 2011

Contact

dara.conduit@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68844

Biography

Dara Conduit is an Associate Research Fellow at Deakin University and a PhD candidate at Monash University working on the Syrian Muslim Brotherhood’s role in the Syrian uprising. Ms. Conduit co-convenes the Australian Terrorism & Political Violence Research Network and has provided advice on foreign fighters and human rights to the UN OHCHR’s Working Group on Mercenaries.

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Career highlights

2016 - Member of the board, Syrian Studies Association

2015 - Visiting Scholar at the University of Cambridge.

Research interests

Middle East

The Syrian uprising

Islamism

Iran

International Relations

Foreign fighters in Syria

Affiliations

Middle East Studies Forum

Australian Terrorism and Political Violence Research Network

British Society for Middle East Studies (BRISMES)

Syrian Studies Association

Australian Political Studies Association (APSA)

Publications

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2016

Rouhani’s first two years in office : opportunities and risks in contemporary Iran

Prof Shahram Akbarzadeh, Ms Dara Conduit

(2016), pp. 1-15, Iran in the world : president Rouhani' s foreign policy, Basingstoke, Eng., B1

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Charting a new course? Testing Rouhani’s foreign policy agency in the Iran-Syria relationship

Prof Shahram Akbarzadeh, Ms Dara Conduit

(2016), pp. 133-154, Iran in the world: President Rouhani' s doreign policy, Basingstoke, Eng., B1

chapter

Canada, Australia and New Zealand and the Islamic State

Ms Dara Conduit, David Malet, Levi West

(2016), pp. 195-212, New Islamic State, Surrey, Eng., B1

chapter

The Syrian Muslim Brotherhood and the spectacle of Hama

Ms Dara Conduit

(2016), Vol. 70, pp. 211-226, Middle East journal, Washington, D.C., C1-1

journal

Foreign fighters, human rights and self-determination in Syria and Iraq: decoding the humanitarian impact of foreign fighters in practice

Ms Dara Conduit, ben rich

(2016), Vol. 18, pp. 431-454, International community law review, Leiden, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2015

The impact of jihadist foreign fighters on Indigenous secular-nationalist causes: contrasting Chechnya and Syria

ben rich, Ms Dara Conduit

(2015), Vol. 38, pp. 113-131, Studies in conflict & terrorism, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal

Grants

No grants found

Supervisions

Data will be available in 2017