Dr Matt Killingsworth is a Lecturer in International Relations in the School of Social Sciences at the University of Tasmania. In 2013, he was a Visiting Fellow at the Institute for Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict, University of Oxford. He is the author of Civil Society in Communist Eastern Europe: Opposition and Dissent in Totalitarian Regimes (2012) numerous articles on post-Communist justice (lustration) in Poland and Czechoslovakia and, more recently, book chapters on the changing nature of war. Matt can be heard every Wednesday morning between 10 and 10.30 on 936 ABC Hobart discussing the week in international politics.
Lecturer in International Relations, University of Tasmania
University of Melbourne, PhD
Monash University, Bachelor of Arts (Hons.), First Class
Civil Society in Communist Eastern Europe: Opposition and Dissent in Totalitarian Regimes, ECPR Press
Understanding Order and Violence in the post-Soviet space: the Chechen and Russo-Georgian Wars, Global Change, Peace and Security
Stalin the Charismatic Leader: Explaining the Cult of Personality as a Legitimation Technique, Politics, Religion and Ideology
Lustration after Totalitarianism: Poland’s attempts to Reconcile with its Communist Past, Communist and Post Communist Studies