Dr. Jeremy Farrall is Fellow and Convenor of Higher Degrees Research at the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy in the Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs at the Australian National University. He is also Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Tasmania Faculty of Law. In 2014 he was a Visiting Professor at the University of Grenoble Faculty of Law. From 2011-2014 he was Australian Research Council Fellow at the ANU Centre for International Governance and the Australian Civil-Military Centre.
Jeremy has worked for the United Nations in a range of capacities, serving as a Political Affairs Officer both for the UN Security Council at UN Headquarters in New York (2001-2004) and for the UN Mission in Liberia (2004-2006). He was also a UN Facilitator for the UN Secretary-General’s Good Offices team that mediated peace talks in Cyprus (2004, 2008).
Dr Farrall is a Chief Investigator on two major Australian Research Council Grants. His ARC Discovery Project ‘Leveraging Power and Influence on the UN Security Council’ (2015-2019, with Chris Michaelsen, Jochen Prantl and Jeni Whalan) is a cross-institutional, cross-disciplinary collaboration between the University of New South Wales and the ANU. His ARC Linkage Project ‘Strengthening the Rule of Law through the United Nations Security Council’ (2011-2014, with Hilary Charlesworth) is a collaboration between the ANU Centre for International Governance and Justice and the Australian Government’s Australian Civil-Military Centre.
Jeremy’s broader research interests include UN diplomacy, UN sanctions, international mediation and negotiation, peacebuilding and the rule of law.