Dr Denis Dragovic 

Dr Dragovic is a regular media commentator in print, radio and television. He has appeared on Australian and international media outlets as well as regularly providing expert commentary and background briefings to journalists on topics ranging from religion, terrorism, and the Middle East to Australian politics.

Denis Dragovic is a scholar in the field of religion and society. His research focuses on the role of religious leaders and institutions in rebuilding states after conflict. He completed his doctorate in political theology at the University of St Andrews and is an Honorary Fellow at the University of Melbourne

'Religious Freedom' in Keeping Australia Right, 2020


What It Will Really Take To Rebuild SyriaThe Globe Post, 28 February 2020


How to protect believers without a blasphemy lawThe Australian, 12 June 2019


Chasing quality of opportunityThe Australian, 21 January 2019


Do you want an antagonistic society pitted against religious voices?Sydney Morning Herald, 10 October 2018


Protecting religious freedoms will not lead to discrimination, Sydney Morning Herald, 1 September 2018


On The Drum, ABC 19 July 2018 discussing religious freedom at 17'30'' 


Why Australians’ religious freedom is worth protecting, The Conversation, 18 July 2018

Scholar |Practitioner | Author | Public Commentator

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Building upon twelve years of experience leading
humanitarian and development assistance operations, Denis  transitioned to providing consultancy services to United Nations agencies, companies and NGOs. His experience spans Iraq, Jordan, West Bank/Palestine, Armenia, Indonesia, East Timor, Sudan and South Sudan.