Honorary Associate Professor Claude Rakisits

Dr Rakisits is Honorary Associate Professor in Strategic Studies at Deakin University. He is also Senior Fellow at Georgetown University’s Centre for Australian, New Zealand and Pacific Studies and Director at Politact, an advisory consultancy firm, both in Washington DC. His principal research interests are Pakistan and Afghanistan. He has almost 30 years of professional experience and knowledge in defence and strategic issues, intelligence and international affairs. A/Prof Rakisits has taught at universities in Australia, Canada, the United States and Switzerland. He writes and comments regularly for Australian and international media. He visits Pakistan on a regular basis. To read more about A/Prof Rakisits, please click here