UQ has a range of experts available to comment on the situation unfolding in Afghanistan.
Journalists can contact the experts below or search by topic or name at UQ Experts.
Dr Sebastian Kaempf
Senior lecturer, Peace and Conflict Studies; email@example.com.
Expertise: international security, legitimacy and effectiveness of US interventions in Afghanistan, ethics and laws of war, the global media landscape, Islamic State threats.
Humanitarian law and foreign policy
Associate Professor Marianne Hanson
Director, Rotary Centre for International Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution; firstname.lastname@example.org , +61 424 331 745.
Expertise: international security, Australian defence and foreign policy, international laws.
Dr Eve Massingham
Senior Research Fellow, School of Law; email@example.com
Expertise: international humanitarian law.
Associate Professor Andrew Phillips
School of Political Science and International Studies ; firstname.lastname@example.org , +61 425 753 880.
Expertise: International relations and strategy.
Mental health impacts
Mrs Sanam Ahmadzada
Research Officer, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research ; email@example.com (preferred) or +61 412 975 156.
Expertise: mental health among the Afghan community, transcultural mental health on refugee and migrant communities, mental health promotion and stigma reduction.