Dr Charles T. Hunt is Associate Professor of Global Security and Deputy Director (Strategic Policy and Defence Diplomacy) at the Sir Lawrence Wackett Defence & Aerospace Centre at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. He is also Senior Fellow (non-resident) at the United Nations University Centre for Policy Research in New York, USA.
His research is focused on global security governance, regional defence cooperation and civil-military responses to conflict management with recent articles published in Survival, Cooperation and Conflict, International Affairs, International Peacekeeping, and Global Governance. Dr Hunt is Editor-in-Chief of the quarterly journal Global Responsibility to Protect and on the editorial boards of International Peacekeeping and the Journal of International Peacekeeping.
Charles regularly provides expert policy research and advice to the United Nations Secretariat and defence and foreign ministries of a range of governments (including Australian, United States, UK, Canada, New Zealand) on how to respond to new and emerging security challenges.