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Qualifications

BA (Hons) in Political Science (First Class), University of British Columbia; MSc in Social and Political Theory (with Distinction), University of Edinburgh; PhD, University of Cambridge

 

Biography

Toni Erskine is Professor of International Politics and Director of the Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs at the ANU. She has been Editor of the journal International Theory: A Journal of International Politics, Law and Philosophy since 2019 and is currently the Academic Lead on the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)/ Association for Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) 'AI for Social Good: Strengthening Capabilities and Governance Frameworks in Asia and the Pacific' Research Project, working with government partners in Thailand and Bangladesh. She is also Associate Fellow at the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence at the University of Cambridge and has recently been awarded a Department of Defence Strategic Policy Grant for a 2-year research project on “Anticipating the Effects of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, and Autonomous Systems on Future Use-of-Force Decision Making”.

Since 2019, Professor Erskine has been one of the Chief Investigators on the ‘Humanising Machine Intelligence’ (HMI) Grand Challenge Research Project at ANU and was Chair of the 2020 Oceanic Conference on International Studies (OCIS), hosted by the Coral Bell School. She is on the international advisory boards of the following academic journals:

  • Journal of Political Philosophy
  • Ethics and International Affairs
  • International Relations
  • Journal of International Political Theory
  • Australian Journal of Defence and Strategic Studies

Before moving to Australia, she was British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow and Clare Hall Research Fellow at the University of Cambridge and held a Personal Chair in the Department of International Politics at Aberystwyth University until 2013. Prior to joining ANU in 2018, she was Professor of International Politics at UNSW.

 

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External positions

Academic Lead, United National Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)/ Association for Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) 'AI for Social Good: Strengthening Capabilities and Governance Frameworks in Asia and the Pacific' Research Project

Aug 2021Jul 2023

Editor, International Theory: A Journal of International Politics, Law, and Philosophy

Mar 2019Mar 2024

Associate Fellow, Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence, University of Cambridge

Jan 2018 → …

Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of International Political Theory

Editorial Advisory Board, Australian Journal of Defence and Strategic Studies

Editorial Advisory Board, Cambridge Review of International Affairs

Editorial Advisory Board, Ethics and International Affairs

Editorial Advisory Board, International Relations

Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of Political Philosophy

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