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Emeritus Professor, Australian National University

Professor William Maley is Emeritus Professor at The Australian National University, and is author of Rescuing Afghanistan (2006), What is a Refugee? (2016), Transition in Afghanistan: Hope, Despair and the Limits of Statebuilding (2018), The Afghanistan Wars (3rd ed, 2021), and Diplomacy, Communication and Peace: Selected Essays (2021). He and Dr Niamatullah Ibrahimi are co-authors of Afghanistan: Politics and Economics in a Globalising State (2020).


  • –present
    Emeritus Professor, Australian National University


  • 1991 
    University of New South Wales, PhD in Politics


Member of the Order of Australia (AM) Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia (FASSA) Fellow of the Australian Institute of International Affairs (FAIIA)

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