Professor in the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University
In addition to his professorship at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Joseph M.
Siracusa is President of Australia’s Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences. Professor
Siracusa is a regular commentator at home and overseas, including on ABC Television and Radio,
CNN and the BBC. He has been widely interviewed on presidential politics, nuclear diplomacy
and global security. He has worked as an account executive at Merrill Lynch; the University of
Queensland; and as a senior fellow in the Key Centre for Ethics, Law, Justice and Governance,
Griffi th University. Professor Siracusa has authored and co-authored more than three dozen books.
He is also a series editor of Rowman & Littlefi eld’s Weapons of Mass Destructions series.