Professor David Capie


Professor David Capie

 

Director, Centre for Strategic Studies, Victoria University

 

David Capie is Director of the Centre for Strategic Studies and Professor of International Relations at Victoria University of Wellington. His research interests focus on the international politics of the Asia-Pacific region and New Zealand’s foreign and defence relations. 

Dr Capie has authored or co-authored three books and numerous articles and book chapters. His research has been supported by the Rockefeller Foundation, the East-West Center and the Royal Society of New Zealand’s Marsden Fund. He has held Visiting Appointments at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard University and LUISS Guido Carli in Rome. 

David’s undergraduate education was in law and politics at Victoria University of Wellington, followed by a Master’s at the Australian National University where he was a Freyberg Scholar. He completed his PhD at York University in Toronto.