The Crick Centre welcomed visiting scholar, Dr Nicole Curato from the University of Canberra on Wednesday 23rd November for the latest Crick Centre seminar. Nicole’s talk focused on Democracy and Disaster Relief in the Philippines.
Nicole Curato is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance at the University of Canberra. She is a recipient of the Australian Research Council’s Discovery Early Career Research Award based on her work on democratic participation in post-disaster contexts. Her work lies in the intersection between sociology and democratic theory, and has been published in journals including Policy Sciences, Current Sociology, Journal of Contemporary Asia and International Political Science Review, among others.