17 Jun 2022
Drug Policy, Global Organized Crime Index, APA-Obs
Director, Australian Strategic Policy Institute
Dr John Coyne is the Director of the Australian Strategic Policy Institute’s Border Security Program. Over the last twenty years John has been an intelligence professional at tactical, operational, and strategic levels across a range of military, regulatory, national security and law enforcement organisations. During this period he has worked extensively in the ASEAN region, delivering a range of bilateral research projects. His more recent work in this area has focused on enhancing multilateral ASEAN information exchange regarding non-traditional illicit commodity flows.
John’s Ph.D. examined strategic intelligence in law enforcement targeting transnational serious and organised crime. He has written and published on a range of border security and intelligence issues. He has been a Winston Churchill Fellow and a Vincent Fairfax Fellow.
Managing editor at Balkan Investigative Reporting Network in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BIRN BiH)
Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos
IRPI – Investigative Reporting Project Italy
Research Manager, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime
Human Rights Lawyer and Fellow, Open Society Foundation
President, Instituto de Acción Ciudadana (Mexico City, México)/ Senior Scholar in Law and Economics, Columbia University (NY, USA)/ Visiting Senior Academic, Università degli Studi de Torino (Turin, Italy)/ Visiting Professor, Universidad Nacional de Buenos Aires (Argentina)
Research Leader and CEO, JHM Pesquisa
Director, Central America / Mexico Policy Initiative, University of Texas at Austin
Gerda Henkel Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna