Australian Research Council Future Fellow at Griffith University

Wesley W. Widmaier is an Australian Research Council Future Fellow in the Centre for Governance and Public Policy and at the Griffith Asia Institute at Griffith University in Brisbane Australia. His research interests include International Political Economy, International Relations Theory and the specific role of wars and crises as mechanisms of large-scale change. He is currently completing a manuscript on the interplay of economic consensus, crisis and change from the Great Crash to the Global Financial Crisis.


  • 2010–present
    Australian Research Council Future Fellow, Griffith University


  • 2001 
    University of Texas at Austin, PhD in Government

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