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Riley Bradford


Lieutenant Riley Bradford is an Australian Army Aviation officer currently undergoing basic pilot training. Riley holds a Bachelor of Arts (Chief of Defence Force Program) in Indonesian and International Politics Studies, and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in International Political Studies. In 2020 whilst posted to the Australian Army Research Centre they completed a research thesis entitled “Australia’s Securitisation of Climate Change in the South Pacific”. Their primary research interests are non-traditional security challenges in the Indo-Pacific and Australian strategic discourse.