Dr Jessica Genauer


College of Business, Government and Law

place Social Science South (316)

Jessica is a lecturer in International Relations at the College of Business, Government and Law. Jessica's research interests include conflict resolution, threat perceptions, and post-conflict institution-building. Jessica also focsues on innovative educational methods at the tertiary level. Jessica is particularly interested in participatory educational methods to develop interpersonal competencies such as leadership, cultural awareness, communication, negotiation and decision-making.

Jessica is the Honours Coordinator for the College of Business, Government and Law.

Jessica hosts a podcast "War in Ukraine: Update from Kyiv" with updates and analysis of the conflict, as well as deep dives into issues of warfighting, strategy, negotiations and leadership.


Jessica has a doctorate from the School of Politics and International Relations, Australian National University - graduated 2018

Jessica has a Masters degree in Political Science from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem - graduated 2011

Jessica has a Bachelor of Asian Studies from the Australian National University - graduated 2006

Topic coordinator
INTR1006 Introduction to International Relations
INTR2100 Reimagining the Global South
GOVT2001 Nationalism, Populism and Democracy
INTR1102 Modern Asia Since 1945
BUSN7050 Research Methods