Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

<a href="" onclick="target='_blank';"></a>


Research activity per year

Personal profile


Dr. Remy Davison holds the Jean Monnet Chair in Politics and Economics (2012–2015). In 2010, he was appointed a UN Global Expert. He is the former Acting Director and Associate Director of the Monash European and EU Centre. He was Visiting Professor at the Robert Schuman Centre, European University Institute, in 2015. He is frequently asked to deliver confidential briefings and expert evidence to Australian and overseas diplomats, international organizations (IO) and Parliamentary inquiries. In 2018, Dr. Davison keynoted the Beijing conference of the Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat (TCS), the IO established to implement a free trade agreement between the People's Republic of China, Japan and the Republic of Korea.

He graduated Combined Honours from Monash University and completed his Ph.D. at the University of Melbourne. Prior to his return to Monash in 2006, Dr. Davison was Senior Lecturer in Government at the University of Tasmania. Previously, he was Director of the Strategic Studies programme and Lecturer in International Relations at La Trobe University. His earlier appointments include Lecturer in European Politics in the Department of Political Science at the University of Melbourne; and Lecturer in International Business at Griffith University, Brisbane. He was Visiting Senior Fellow at the National Europe Centre, Australian National University (2008-10). Dr. Davison was also previously Research Fellow at the Contemporary Europe Research Centre, University of Melbourne (1997-2009). He is a former Vice President of the Contemporary European Studies Association of Australia (2001-02).

Community service

Council on Optimizing Government Performance (2011-current).

Global Conflict Expert, United Nations, New York (2010-current).

Representative to European Disapora Network, National Europe Centre, Australian National University (2003-2005).

Vice President, Contemporary European Studies Association of Australia (CESAA) (2001-02).

Monash teaching commitment

APG4324/5325 ATS4324 Advanced Seminar in International Political Economy

ATS2688/3688 Foreign Policies of the Great and Emerging Powers

ATS2694/3694 International Political Economy

ATS1873 Introduction to International Relations

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Research area keywords

  • European Integration and Taxation
  • European Union
  • International Political Economy
  • Foreign Policy Analysis

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or
  • Global Expert

    Remy Davison (Member)

    1 Oct 2010

    Activity: External Academic EngagementSubmissions to industry or govt committees, commissions and inquiries