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Getting personal: key to Asia success

ASSA Fellow, Professor David Lowe.
Mon, 19 Oct 2015 09:14:00 +1100
Prof David Lowe, new ASSA Fellow, is seeking more qualitative research on our inter-country relationships.

Rethinking public spaces in battle against racism

Dr Michele Lobo is researching how public spaces can reduce inter-racial tensions.
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 16:59:00 +1000
Dr Michele Lobo advocates a new way of looking at shared public spaces.

New Centre to counter extremism

Deakin's Professor Greg Barton is one of  Australia's most prominent counter terrorism researchers.
Wed, 12 Aug 2015 11:32:00 +1000
Deakin will co-lead a high level research centre that targets radicalisation.

New Chair to foster intercultural dialogue

From left: Mr Mesut Lelik, CEO, Selimiye Foundation; Mr Ron Fairchild, Vice-President Advancement, Deakin; Vice-Chancellor Prof Jane den Hollander; Mr Omer Atilla Ergi, Adjunct Lecturer, Charles Sturt University; Prof Fethi Mansouri, Director, ADI; Mr Ahme
Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:15:00 +1000
The Alfred Deakin Institute has created a Chair in Islamic Studies and Intercultural Dialogue.

World sustainability experts to gather in Geelong

Conference Director, Dr Yamini Narayanan.
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:51:00 +1000
Deakin is set to host an international conference on sustainable development.

UN survey reveals Asia-Pacific's strong, but unequal growth

Professor Mark McGillivary and the Hon Wayne Swan at the survey launch in Canberra.
Tue, 26 May 2015 09:57:00 +1000
Prof Mark McGillivray has launched UN ESCAP's annual flagship survey.

Exploring the Legacy of the Anzacs

An acorn - now a silver-plated brooch - is one poignant reminder of a Gallipoli soldier.
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:29:00 +1000
To mark the centenary of Gallipoli, ADRI-CG has hosted an international symposium.

Ancient monuments gone forever

Dr Benjamin Isakhan inspects a cuneiform tablet found lying on the ground at the ancient city of Babylon.
Thu, 02 Apr 2015 10:07:00 +1100
Dr Benjamin Isakhan is documenting the tragic, 'industrial scale' heritage destruction occurring in Iraq and Syria.

Social media - a powerful tool against terrorism

Director of the Alfred Deakin Research Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation, Alfred Deakin Professor Fethi Mansouri.
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:18:00 +1100
UNESCO Chair, Deakin's Prof Fethi Mansouri has called for a multi-faceted approach in the fight against terrorism.

Bridging the gap - finding ways forward with Indigenous Australians

Associate Professor Emma Kowal.
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 09:17:00 +1100
ASSA award for outstanding anthropologist, Associate Prof Emma Kowal.

We need more humane approaches for those who seek our protection

Image of Julian Burnside
Tue, 02 Dec 2014 15:08:00 +1100
Julian Burnside meets with our Essay Competition Finalists to discuss refuge and morality in Australia.

Where Are They Now?

Image of Adam Broinowski
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:03:00 +1100
Can you combine a life of theatre and filmaking with scholarship?

ADRI goes to Harvard

Image of Harvard Gates
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:46:00 +1100
Cassandra Atherton is headed to Harvard as a visiting scholar: sponsored by a Pulitzer Prize-winner, no less!

No more 'museum feet'!

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:29:00 +1100
How can museums engage with cultural diversity and changing understandings of citizenship?

A picture tells a thousand words - can you guess where this is?

Image of remote road in Ethiopia
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:17:00 +1100
(You'll never guess!) Click to find out...

Research funding: ADRI strong as ever

Image of money
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:36:00 +1100
Violent transitions from war to peace in Europe, religious and social difference in Sri Lanka? No wonder they're paying us to research!

A calling to support the homeless

Committed to making a difference - 2014 Alumni of the Year (Community Service) Mr James Farrell.
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 13:28:00 +1100
Alumni Award winner James Farrell uses the law to help the vulnerable.

The Tipping Point: Vulnerability and Adaptive Capacity

Image of graffiti with sustainability message
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 12:47:00 +1100
Call for Papers for the 21st Annual International Sustainable Development Research Conference

Voting: does it REALLY matter?

Image of protests in Kiev
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:48:00 +1100
Dr Filip Slaveski puts our upcoming 'stable' state elections into perspective by shedding light on the instability of those in the Ukraine.

Tracking histories on Kokoda

Professor John Waiko  and Dr Jonathan Ritchie, with Mr Hawala Laula, 89, who carried supplies dropped by allied aircraft for the Australian soldiers around Kagi village.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:33:00 +1100
ADRI historian helps Papua New Guineans to find their voice.

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

19th July 2012