Ronan Lee is an Irish-Australian PhD researcher at Deakin University's Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation.
Ronan's research focuses on Myanmar’s politics and history, particularly the history, politics and identity of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims. Ronan won Deakin University's 2015 Neil Archbold Memorial Travel Award and Medal for his journal article "A Politician, Not an Icon: Aung San Suu Kyi's Silence on Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya".
Ronan's professional background is in politics. He was formerly a Queensland State Member of Parliament and Parliamentary Secretary, and he has worked as a policy and campaigns advisor.