Nicholas Farrelly

Associate Dean, College of Asia and the Pacific, Australian National University

Dr Nicholas Farrelly is the Associate Dean in the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific responsible for development and impact initiatives. In this role he leads the College’s engagement with a wide range of government, business and civil society organisations. After graduating from the ANU in 2003 with First Class Honours and the University Medal in Asian Studies, he completed his M.Phil and D.Phil at Balliol College, University of Oxford, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. In 2006, while a graduate student, Nicholas founded New Mandala, a website which has gone on to become the preeminent public forum in Southeast Asian Studies.


  • 2008–present
    Academic, The Australian National University

Research Areas

  • Government And Politics Of Asia And The Pacific (160606)