William Stoltz is the Senior Adviser for Public Policy for the National Security College at The Australian National University (ANU). He is responsible for mobilising the College’s research and resident expertise to influence and inform current public policy debates.
William’s own research explores options for Australia to shape and influence international security, as well as Australia’s policy responses to a breadth of national security challenges.
He has worked across Australia’s defence, intelligence, and law enforcement communities, including strategic intelligence and advisory roles within the Department of Defence, the Australian Federal Police, the Royal Australian Air Force (Reserve), and the National Intelligence Community.
He holds a PhD and Advanced Masters of National Security Policy from ANU as well as a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Melbourne.