University of Wollongong Dubai (UOWD)
Dr. William Guéraiche is an associate professor at the University of Wollongong Dubai. He completed his PhD in History (University of Toulouse) and in 2013, he earned his Habilitation (the degree following the PhD in France) in Geopolitics at the Sorbonne (Paris IV).
After teaching in France at the Sorbonne (Paris I) and the University of Marne la Vallée, he lived in the Philippines, where he wrote two books. He has been living in Dubai for 15 years. He successively taught at the American University of Dubai (AUD), the American University of Emirates (AUE) and currently teaches at the Australian University of Wollongong Dubai (UOWD) where he is also the director of the Master of International Relations. His last book in 2017 "The UAE, Geopolitics Modernity and Tradition" examines the geopolitical issues in the Emirates. In his next edited volume on traditional and non-traditional issues, Different Facet of Security in the United Arab Emirates, Routledge, 2021, he explores different topics such as Cybersecurity, Demographics and Community security, or the securitisation of the Covid 19.
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
12:00pm – 1:30pm EDT