Nick Bisley

Nick Bisley is Executive Director of La Trobe Asia and Professor of International Relations  at La Trobe University.  His research and teaching expertise is in Asia’s  international relations , globalisation and the diplomacy of great powers.  Nick is currently the Editor-in-Chief of the Australian Journal of International Affairs, Australia’s oldest scholarly journal in the field of International Relations. Nick is a director of the Australian Institute of International Affairs, a member of the Council for Security and Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific  and has been a Senior Research Associate of the International Institute of Strategic Studies and a Visiting Fellow at the East West-Center in Washington DC. Nick is the author of many works on international relations, including most recently ‘A Rebalance to Where? US Strategic Geography in Asia’ in Survival: Global Politics and Strategy 55.5, 2013, pp. 95-114, Issues in 21st Century World Politics (Palgrave, 2013, 2nd edition edited with Mark Beeson), Great Powers in the Changing International Order (Lynne Rienner, 2012),  and Building Asia’s Security (IISS/Routledge, 2009, Adelphi No. 408).  He regularly contributes to and is quoted in national and international media including The Economist, Voice of America and Sky News.