Dr Tim Anderson is Director of the Sydney-based Centre for Counter Hegemonic Studies. He worked at Australian universities for more than 30 years, teaching, researching and publishing on development, human rights and self-determination in the Asia-Pacific, Latin America and the Middle East.

He has published more than 70 academic articles and chapters in a wide range of journals and books, as well as many online essays. His most recent books are: Land and Livelihoods in Papua New Guinea (2015), The Dirty War on Syria (2016), now published in ten languages (English, German, Arabic, Swedish, Bosnian, Spanish, Farsi, Italian, Greek and Icelandic), Countering Propaganda of the Dirty War on Syria (2017) and Axis of Resistance: towards an independent Middle East (2019), in English and Arabic.