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Dr. Steven Slaughter
|Area||School of Humanities and Social Sciences|
|Phone||+61 3 925 17755|
|Location||Burwood - Room: D 3.17|
|Role and profile||
Dr Steven Slaughter BA (Hons) Monash, Grad.Dip. Public Policy (Murdoch), PhD (Monash) is a Senior Lecturer in International Relations at Deakin University, Victoria. He is currently the Discipline Convener for International Relations.
Before joining Deakin University in 2004 he taught at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Monash University, Melbourne University and the Australian National University. He has also taught at the Centre for Defence and Strategic Studies (CDSS) in Canberra.
Steven’s research focuses upon the significance of ideas, ethics and public involvement in respect to globalisation and global governance. He researches using the approaches of democratic theory - especially republican, cosmopolitan and deliberative democracy theory, International Relations/ International Political Theory and Global Political Economy.
He is particularly interested in democratic theory as it relates to globalisation and global governance, the practice and prospects of transnational civil society and public involvement in global governance, the G20 and economic diplomacy/governance, and public concerns and controversies related to global capitalism.
|Teaching responsibilities||AIR 236 Global Capitalism and its Discontents, AIR 4/719 The UN and International Law, AIR 742 International Relations Theory|
1. Democratic Theory and Global Governance: Liberal, Cosmopolitan, Deliberative and Republican theory
2. Transnational Activism and Global Politics: the actual and prospective role of NGOs and social movements in global governance
3. Diplomacy and Global Governance: especially with respect to the UN and the G20
4. The Politics and Ethics of Globalisation and Neo-liberalism: public concerns about democracy and social justice with respect to global capitalism
|Service to the University,
discipline or community
Discipline Convenor for International Relations June 2008-
Internship Coordinator (postgraduate) for International Relations October 2008- July 2010
Honours Coordinator for the School of International and Political Studies November 2005-December 2008
|Research link||View Deakin associated research data|