Dimity Hawkins is a PhD candidate at Swinburne University. This research examines opposition to nuclear weapons testing in the Pacific, focusing in particular on Fijian government and civil society responses to nuclear testing in the Pacific between 1966-1975.
For over 25 years Dimity has worked and volunteered in the civil society sector as an advocate on issues of nuclear disarmament and broader social, environmental and human rights activism.
She was one of the Australian founding members of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear weapons (ICAN).


  • 2016–present
    PhD Candidate, Swinburne University


  • 2015 
    Swinburne University, BH-ARTS - Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
  • 2013 
    Swinburne University, BA Politics and Public Policy