ADJUNCT RESEARCH FELLOW

PhD in Political Science, BA(Hons), BA in Media and Cultural Studies

Research interest

  • Contemporary geopolitics in the Asia Pacific;
  • Pacific islands and international politics of climate change and oceans
  • Development and trade policy
  • Agriculture in the Pacific islands
  • Human mobility/migration
  • Human rights

Biography

Dr Wesley Morgan is Research Coordinator at Pacific Connections (Australia) and an Adjunct Research Fellow at the Griffith Asia Institute, Griffith University, a Research Associate at the Development Policy Centre, Australian National University and an Honorary Research Fellow at the East Asia Security Centre, Bond University.

Dr Morgan's research interest includes contemporary geopolitics and diplomacy in the Asia Pacific; Pacific islands and international politics of climate change and oceans; development and trade policy; agriculture in the Pacific islands; human mobility/migration; human rights. He has recently co-authored two policy briefs with Dr Tess Newton Cain, published by the Griffith Asia Institute—Activating greater trade and investment between Australia and Pacific island countries and Strengthening Australia's relationships with Pacific island countries.

Dr Morgan's recent publications include: