Benjamin Habib is a Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at La Trobe University, Albury-Wodonga. Benís research project projects include North Koreaís motivations for nuclear proliferation, East Asian security, international politics of climate change, and methodologies for undergraduate teaching. He also teaches Australian politics and is chief editor of the blog Our Voice: Politics Albury-Wodonga. Ben undertook his PhD candidature at Flinders University in Adelaide, Australia, and has worked previously the Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship. He has spent time teaching English in Dandong, China, and has also studied at Keimyung University in Daegu, South Korea.