Researcher biography

Christopher McEwan is a research assistant in the Centre for Policy Futures (CPF) and a PhD candidate with the School of Political Science and International Studies (POLSIS) at the University of Queensland.
Holding an undergraduate and master’s degree in International Relations, Christopher conducts research in strategic studies and foreign policy with a particular focus on how technological and socio-historical trends shape the strategic and geopolitical environment in which actors operate.
His ongoing PhD project is examining the impact of digitalisation on Australian geopolitics and geostrategy and he has previously written on Australian science policy and the regulation of emerging technologies.