Associate Professor Jacinta O'Hagan

Director, Graduate Centre (G & IS)

School of Political Science and International Studies
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
jacinta.ohagan@uq.edu.au
+61 7 344 31326

Overview

Ass. Prof. Jacinta O’Hagan of Director of the Graduate Centre in Governance and International Affairs in the School of Political Science and International Studies. A former diplomat with the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs, Jacinta O’Hagan has held prior appointments at the Australian National University and held visiting fellowships and affiliations at the University of Southern California, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, and the European University Institute.

Her principal areas of teaching are international history, humanitarianism and culture in world politics. Her research and publications have focused the role of culture and civilizational in world politics and the politics of humanitarianism, including the role of non-state actors in humanitarianism, and humanitarian diplomacy. She has worked on collaborative projects on the relationship between digital media and political violence and the globalization of international society. Her most recent research and publication has focused on culture and humanitarianism in the Asia-Pacific, and the cultural politics of the Responsibility to Protect.

Research Interests

  • Culture and international relations
  • The politics and culture of humanitarianism
  • Humanitarian diplomacy

Qualifications

  • PhD (International Relations), Australian National University
  • Master of Arts (International Relations), Australian National University
  • Diploma in Elementary Chinese
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), U.Coll. Cork

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • O'Hagan, Jacinta (2017). The role of civilization in the globalization of international society. In Tim Dunne and Christian Reus-Smit (Ed.), The globalization of international society (pp. 185-203) Abingdon, Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press.

  • O'Hagan, Jacinta (2015). The responsibility to protect: a western idea?. In Ramesh Thakur and William Maley (Ed.), Theorising the responsibility to protect (pp. 285-304) Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/CBO9781139644518

  • Hirono, Miwa and O'Hagan, Jacinta (2012). The pursuit of humanitarianism in a multicultural world: Critical issues and key tensions. In Miwa Hirono and Jacinta O'Hagan (Ed.), Cultures of humanitarianism: perspectives from the Asia-Pacific (pp. 3-12) Canberra, ACT, Australia: Department of International Relations, School of International, Political & Strategic Studies, ANU College of Asia & the Pacific, The Australian National University.

  • O'Hagan, Jacinta (2007). Anti Americanism, the West and the Transatlantic Rift. In Brendon O'Connor and Martin Griffiths (Ed.), Anti-Americanism: history, causes, themes (pp. 41-66) Oxford, United Kingdom: Greenwood World Publishing.

  • O'Hagan, Jacinta (2007). Discourses of civilizational identity. In M. Hall and P. Jackson (Ed.), Civilizational identity: the production and reproduction of 'Civilizations' in international relations (pp. 15-32) New York, NY, United States: Palgrave Macmillan.

  • O'Hagan, Jacinta (2007). Humanitarianism and armed intervention. In Richard Devetak, Anthony Burke and Jim George (Ed.), An introduction to international relations (pp. 329-340) Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

  • O'Hagan, Jacinta (2005). The question of culture. In Alex J. Bellamy (Ed.), International society and its critics (pp. 209-228) Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/0199265208.003.0013

  • O'Hagan, Jacinta (2004). The power and the passion: civilizational identity and alterity in the wake of September 11. In Patricia M. Goff and Kevin C. Dunn (Ed.), Identity and global politics: theoretical and empirical elaborations (pp. 27-46) New York, NY, United States: Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1057/9781403980496

  • O'Hagan, Jacinta (2002). Conflict, convergence or co-existence? The relevance of culture in reframing world order. In Reframing the international: law, culture, politics (pp. 187-217) New York, NY, United States: Routledge.

  • O'Hagan, J. G. (2000). A 'clash of civilizations'?. In G. Fry and J. O'Hagan (Ed.), Contending images of world politics (pp. 135-149) Basingstoke, United Kingdom: Macmillan Press.

  • Fry, G. and O'Hagan, J. G. (2000). Contending images of world politics: An introduction. In Greg Fry and Jacinta O'Hagan (Ed.), Contending images of world politics (pp. 1-18) Basingstoke, UK: Macmillan Press.

  • O'Hagan, J. G. and Fry, G. (2000). The future of world politics. In G. Fry and J. O'Hagan (Ed.), Contending images of world politics (pp. 245-261) Basingstoke, United Kingdom: Macmillan Press.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • O'Hagan, J. G. (2002). The concept of humanitarism. In: Andrew Parkin, The Jubilee Conference of the Australasian Poltical Studies Association. APSA50, Canberra, ANU, (). 2-4 Oct. 2002.

  • O'Hagan, J. G. (2001). Conflict, convergence or co-existence? The relevance of culture in reframing world order. In: T. Arklay and A. Gash, Australasian Political Studies Association 2001 Conference. 43rd Conference of the Australasian Political Studies Association, Brisbane, (). 24-26 September 2001.

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

Completed Supervision