Professor Clive Williams MG

Visiting Professor
BA Hons (Melb), MA Hons Criminology (Melb)
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Biography

Clive Williams had a career in Defence intelligence and security to 2002. He was Director of the forerunner organisation to today's Australian Geospatial-Intelligence Organisation and was Director of Security Intelligence. Since leaving Defence he has been based at ANU and has run Masters courses on national security-related issues at ANU and at other Australian and overseas universities. He works part of the year overseas.

Recent news

02
Aug
2017
Plane in the sky above buildings
Passenger aircraft continue to be a target for terrorists.
14
Jun
2017
UK Police
In the wake of terrorist attacks in France and England, both France and Britain are expected to toughen counterterrorism measures to try to contain the threat.
09
Jun
2017
London Bridge
Islamic State has urged its supporters to conduct an all-out war against infidels in the West during Ramadan. The scale of Britain's problem is immense compared with Australia's writes Clive Williams.
09
May
2017
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ASIO, ASIS and the AFP are all expected to receive substantial funding boosts in the federal budget to be handed down tonight. The additional funding for intelligence agencies - some of which will reportedly come from the foreign aid budget - is apparently intended to facilitate 'frontline' activities. It appears the efficiency dividends imposed by Labor on federal government organisations to force administrative savings will stay in place.

In the Media

25
Jul
2017
Clive Williams writes in The Interpreter
10
May
2017
Clive Williams writes in The Interpreter
18
Apr
2017
Clive Williams quoted in The Canberra Times

Past events

14
Nov
2016
Clive Williams
6.00PM to 7.00PM Public lecture
  • Professor Clive Williams MG

The fight to recover the Iraqi city of Mosul from occupying Islamic State (IS) began with skirmishes on the approaches to Mosul on 16 October 2016. The battle for Mosul city itself is likely to be protracted and could result in large numbers of civilian casualties.

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Research biography

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  • Member of the International Association of Bomb Technicians and Investigators (IABTI)
  • Member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP)
  • Member of the Australian Institute of Professional Intelligence Officers (AIPIO)
  • Member of the International Academy of Investigative Psychology (IAIP)
  • Member of the Australia New Zealand Forensic Science Society
  • Life member of the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) and Honorary Life Member of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA)

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