Advisory Board

The Centre's activities are guided by an Advisory Board drawn from academia, government, business and industry. The Centre also calls on the expertise of a panel of International Advisers.

Advisory Board Members

  • Professor Brian Schmidt, Vice-Chancellor, ANU (ex-officio)
  • Mr Mirza Al-Sayegh, Al-Maktoum Foundation, Dubai
  • Professor Rae Frances, Dean, ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences (ex-officio)
  • Professor Catherine Waldby, Director, Research School of Social Sciences, ANU (ex-officio)
  • Professor Karima Laachir, Director, Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies
  • Professor James Piscatori, Honorary Professor, Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies
  • Associate Professor Greg Fealy, Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU
  • Mr Yasser Shahin, Executive Chair, Peregrine Corporation
  • Professor Talal Yassine, Managing Director, Crescent Wealth
  • Mr Roland Jabbour OAM, Chairman, Jabbour Holding Group, and President and National Chairman Australian Arab Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Ms Azra Khan, Senior Director, ACT Government
  • Mr Shahyar Roushan, Human Rights Lawyer, Senior Member of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal, and NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal

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