Dr David Cannon
David is a Visiting Research Fellow with the department of Politics & International Studies at the University of Adelaide and is an Associate of the Indo-Pacific Governance Research Centre. David's research currently concentrates on the political economy of international trade and development with a particular focus on institutional change as a result of foreign investment in the Australian economy. His research has also focused on the political economy of ethno-national radicalisation and political violence/terrorism. He has recently published work on the effect of foreign investment - mainly connected to the recent resources boom - on Australian regulatory institutions and sub-national states
International Political Economy
Regional Trade and Investment.
Politics of international trade and development; international institutions and globalisation.
Ethno-National politics and Insurgency/Terrorist Groups
Intersection of cultural, political and economic factors as they act to create, maintain and/or undermine non-state violent activity.
The political economy of ethno-national conflict.
Irish History and Politics
Ireland in the Colonial period, through partition; the creation of the Northern Irish state and the civil conflict, with a focus on the peace process and socio-political ‘normalisation’.
Marxist political thought on Ireland/Northern Ireland.
Popular Culture and Politics
|2015||Quality Assurance Officer||University of Adelaide|
|2011 - 2012||Course Coordinator||The University of Adelaide|
|2005 - 2011||The University of Adelaide||Australia||PhD|
|2004 - 2004||The University of Adelaide||Australia||Bachelor of Arts (Honors)|
|2000 - 2002||The University of Adelaide||Australia||Bachelor of International Studies|
|2015||Jayasuriya, K. & Cannon, D. (2015). State transformation and resource politics: Australia and the regional political economy. Pacific Review, 28, 3, 391-410. 10.1080/09512748.2015.1011211|
|2007||Cannon, D. (2007). Socio-ideological fantasy and the Northern Ireland conflict: the other side (Review). Social Identities, 13, 5, 665-672. 10.1080/13504630701580340|
|2016||Cannon, D. & Jayasuriya, K. (2016). The Regionalization of Capital in the Patchwork Economy and the Transnationalization of the Subnational State. In J. Sprague (Ed.), Globalization and Transnational Capitalism in Asia and Oceania (pp. 285-300). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge. 10.4324/9781315708447|
|2011||Cannon, D. N.; (2011); Northern Ireland and the political economy of peace: neo-liberalism and the end of the Troubles;|
I have written, administered and delivered ‘cap-stone’ courses in International Politics. I have taught courses in International Relations/Politics, Foreign Policy, Australian Politics, Political Theory, European politics and history.
|2016 - ongoing||Member||The University of Adelaide||Australia|
|2011 - ongoing||Member||The Indo-Pacific Governance Research Centre||Australia|