Dr David Mickler is Senior Lecturer in Foreign Policy & International Relations in Political Science & International Relations, in the School of Social Sciences. He is the postgraduate coursework programs coordinator and coordinator for postgraduate International Relations. He isis also the Australian Representative to the Indian Ocean Rim Association Academic Group (IORAG).
The University of Western Australia launched its Africa Research Cluster in May 2015 as a mechanism to coordinate Africa-focused and other Africa-relevant research being conducted across various faculties and disciplines of the university.
The cluster has aimed to explore opportunities for developing collaborative research projects between University of Western researchers and researchers and institutions outside the university, including those in Africa.
Stuart Gietel-Basten is chair of the Asian population association scientific committee, convener for fertility of the European population conference, strand organiser for fertility and reproductive health for the British society for population studies, and editor of studies in European population. With Francesco Billari, he co-founded and is editor of openpop.org, a world leading collaborative blogs on population issues.