Ambassador for People Smuggling and Human Trafficking for Australia

Dr Geoffrey Shaw

Dr Shaw is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and was most recently Assistant Secretary, People Smuggling and Human Trafficking Taskforce. In Canberra, Dr Shaw has held a range of positions in DFAT, including as Assistant Secretary, Australian Safeguards and Non-Proliferation Office. He has served in senior positions in Geneva, with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna, and as the IAEA Representative to the United Nations in New York.

Dr Shaw holds a Doctor of Philosophy from the Australian National University, and a Bachelor of Science (Hon) from the University of Wollongong.

Last Updated: 20 November 2017
Dr Geoffrey Shaw

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