Personal profile


Master of Arts (Strategic Studies) ANU


Ben Coleman became a Visiting Fellow in the Strategic & Defence Studies Centre after a career in the Department of Defence, where he worked at a senior level in the areas of strategic policy, international defence policy, intelligence assessment, defence force capability development, and ministerial & parliamentary support.  In 2011-12 he led Defence’s secretariat for the ADF Force Posture Review.


Research interests

Australian defence & security

International security and nuclear strategy

Asian security