Research Assistant, Foreign Policy and Defence Program
Tom Corben is a research assistant with the United States Studies Centre's Foreign Policy and Defence Program.
After sitting vacant for more than two years — the longest stretch in the history of bilateral relations — the Trump administration has nominated a new US ambassador to Australia.
The ongoing absence of a US ambassador to Australia has generated plenty of political and academic debate over whether or not the Trump administration is taking the ANZUS alliance seriously. While the current...