Dr Oliver Villar is a lecturer in politics at Charles Sturt University.
His work focuses on international relations concerns, such as the exploitation of labour and natural resources for profit, security and conflict between the Global North and Global South, and the socio-political and environmental impacts of global capitalism. His current research project investigates the subject of growing great power rivalries in the twenty-first century.
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