Research and teaching excellence stories
"Dr Julian Droogan is a sought-after expert in the link between religious extremism and security.
Julian has a background in anthropology, Asian history and culture and religious studies and is frequently asked to comment in the media about these topics and their relation to current global security issues, including on radio, television and press, such as the Sydney Morning Herald.
He has a particular interest in the relationship between religions and international security in the Middle East and the Asia Pacific. Julian's research projects include an ongoing program examining and assessing Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) in Australia, especially at ways that academics and industry can work together to produce CVE outcomes. He is also a member of the NSW Premier’s Expert Council for Countering Violent Extremism and is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism."