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A/Prof. Sally Totman
|Area||School of Humanities and Social Sciences|
|Phone||+61 3 924 43926|
|Role and profile||
Sally is the Convenor of the Middle East Studies program at Deakin and co-founder of the Australia Middle East Research Forum (AMERF). She joined Deakin in February 2007 having taught Middle East politics, International Relations, and Australian foreign policy at Macquarie University in Sydney for 9 years.
Sally is an author and international expert on Middle East policy and politics and is a frequent commentator for, and contributor on, a wide range of issues relating to the Middle East for various radio, television and print media groups (e.g. Radio National, ABC Radio, ABC Television, Bloomberg, The Age/Sydney Morning Herald), as well as speaking at public forums and delivering public lectures.
Sally is the Unit Chair of:
AIE 153 - Introduction to the Middle East (T1)
AIE 154 - The Modern Middle East (T2)
AIE 255 - Middle East Politics (T1)
AIE 364 - The Arab-Israeli Conflict (T2)
Middle East Major Sequence Information
* Libya and the other so-called 'Rogue States'
* Hollywood film, popular culture and the role of public opinion
* US foreign policy towards the Middle East
|Current research projects||* Political leadership, scandal and Hollywood film|
|Service to the University,
discipline or community
|Chair, Faculty of Arts and Education Academic Progress & Discipline Committee (FAPDC)|
2011: Deakin University Award for Teaching Excellence.
2006: Deanís Award for Excellence in Teaching for Excellence in Teaching Evaluations, The Division of Humanities, Macquarie University.
2006: Highly Commended in the Macquarie University Innovation Awards in the category of Innovation in Teaching and Learning.
Doctor of Philosophy.
Master of Politics and Public Policy.
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology).
Australia Middle East Research Forum (AMERF), Co-Founder
Gulf/2000 Project, Columbia University
Middle East Studies Association of North America
Australian Institute of International Affairs (AIIA)
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