Supervision for Higher Degree by Research

PhD

Name Thesis Title / Topic Supervisor(s)
Derya Dilara Akguner Secularism, Democracy and Identity Conflict in Turkey – The case of the Istanbul’s Urban Elite. Prof. Greg Barton / Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini
Kamilia Al-Eriani From Islam to political contention: Islamic militancy in Yemen Dr Ben MacQueen / Prof. Greg Barton / Prof. Charles Schmitz
Waleed Aly A theory of causality for global terrorism through the application of structuration theory Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Dr Michael Janover
Virginie Andre Framing separatist terrorism in Thailand, from 1960s-2006: Collision, collusion, convergence Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Prof. Greg Barton
Kate Barrelle From terrorist to citizen: How people move on from violent extremism Prof. James Walter / Dr Ben MacQueen / Prof. Greg Barton
Alex Burns The evolution of strategic culture in counter-terrorism studies Dr Ben MacQueen / Dr Andy Butfoy / Dr Luke Howie
Lara Elmaoula Islamism: Political theory or political façade? Dr Ben MacQueen / Dr Remy Davison
Philip Gregory Australian intelligence liaison – Communication, exchange and co-operation in Southeast Asia: A critical history of the development of the Australian intelligence community and an Australian intelligence culture. Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Dr Terry MacDonald
Alpha Lisimba PRC’s rising role in Africa: New resources politics in the ‘Dark Continent’? Dr Ben MacQueen / Dr Remy Davison
Usep Matin The management and use of Hadis Collections: A comparative study between the Shi’ite and Sunnite Hadis Collections Dr Julian Millie / Prof. Greg Barton / Dr Irfan Ahmad
Bruce McFarlane Understanding the radicalization process – How online communications systems and literature affect this process and how to manage it Prof. Greg Barton / Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Dr Simon Moss
Ela Ogru Citizenship and identity: Young Africans in Australia Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Prof. Greg Barton
Allan Orr The mythology of counter-insurgency Dr Andy Butfoy / Dr Ben MacQueen
Lachlan Pender The Clausewitzian operation of strategic culture in the contemporary strategic environment: An examination of the operation of strategic culture in the Russian campaign of the Chechen conflict Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Dr Andy Butfoy
Alexandra Phelan ‘Deradicalisation’: Areas of ‘success’, setbacks and what we can learn thus far Dr Ben MacQueen / Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini
Ahmet Polat Islamic philosophy and civic society activism: The differences between the secular schools associated with the Gulen Movement and Islamic schools in the secular states Prof. Greg Barton / Dr Salih Yucel
Cemen Polat The Gulen Movement’s educational philanthropy: Schools as social business enterprises Prof. Greg Barton / Prof. Irfan Ahmad /
Dr Muhammed Cetin
David Tittensor New Islamic philanthropy and the vision of social development through self-development: A study of the Gulen Movement in Turkey (under examination) Prof. Greg Barton / Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini
Cedomir Vignjevic The relationship of Serbia and Montenegro between 1992-2002 Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Dr Dennis Woodward
Rachel Woodlock The impact of religiosity on settlement and inclusion of Muslims in Australia Prof. Greg Barton / Prof. Gary Bouma / Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini
Mokhammad Yahya Contemporary Indonesian Islamism: Genealogy of Islamist politics in Indonesia Dr Julian Millie / Prof. Greg Barton

Master by Research

Name Thesis Title / Topic Supervisor(s)
Kuldeep Kumar Tribal insurgency and counterinsurgency in Tripura in the 21st Century: An Indian case study of police-led counterinsurgency initiatives (under examination) Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Dr Ben MacQueen
Tim Stoney The rise of Jemaah Islamyiah in Southeast Asia Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Dr Remy Davison

Completed

Name Thesis Title / Topic Supervisor(s) Level Year
Haroro Ingram The transformative charisma phenomenon in Islamist insurgent terrorism: Spiritual guides, charismatic leaders and neo-charismatic leaders: A synopsis Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Dr Ben MacQueen PhD 2011
Tania Raffass Imperial, federal, national statehood and the break-up of the USSR Dr Michael Janover / Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini PhD 2009
Muhammad Bakashmar Government control and the judiciary in Malaysia Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Assoc. Prof. David Wright-Neville PhD 2008
Joe Ilardi From the IRA to al Qu’eda: Intelligence as a measure of rational action in terrorist operations Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Assoc. Prof. David Wright-Neville PhD 2007
Alex Caples Habitus, globalisation and the shaping of Australian foreign policy Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Assoc. Prof. David Wright-Neville PhD 2006
Armig Arslanian Obstacles to peace: Israel, the Palestinians and the roadmap to peace Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini / Dr Shahram Akbarzadeh MA 2005
Emma Baulch Making scenes: Reggae, punk and death metal in 1990s Bali Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini PhD 2003
Brook Quinn Faster, higher, stronger? Disability sport, the Paralympic Games and the politics of disability Assoc. Prof. Peter Lentini MA 2002