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Professor Caitlin Byrne

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Caitlin Byrne

Director
Griffith Asia Institute
+61 (0)7 3735 5143 (Work)
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N16 1.32, Nathan Campus

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BIO

Professor Caitlin Byrne is Director, Griffith Asia Institute. She is also a Faculty Fellow of the University of Southern California's Centre for Public Diplomacy (CPD). Caitlin's research is focused on Australian diplomacy with a special interest in Australia's engagement in the Asia-Pacific region. Most recent research projects explore the role of leadership, soft power and public diplomacy-including people-to-people connections developed through international education, culture and sport-in developing Australia's regional influence, relationships and reputation. Caitlin brings expertise in executive education and currently delivers training on Soft Power & Public Diplomacy, and International Policy & Tradecraft through Australia's Diplomatic Academy in Canberra. She consults on occasion to government in the areas of strategic foreign policy and diplomatic practice. Prior to joining academia, Caitlin had established a professional career spanning strategic management, legal, foreign and social policy roles in government, business and community sectors.

GRIFFITH UNIVERSITY APPOINTMENTS

  • Director
    Griffith Asia Institute2017

DEGREES

  • Doctor Of Philosophy
    Bond University2007 - 2009
  • Bachelor of Laws
    Bond University1991 - 1993

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