Associate Professor Andy Johnson

Course Coordinator, Customs Programs

Phone: +61 2 6272 6300


Specialising in:

Border Management

Border Enforcement

Maritime Enforcement


Andy is an Associate Professor, Charles Sturt University and is in his 44th year in the Customs environment after 37 years with Australian Customs. Andy has conducted training in maritime enforcement, risk management, intelligence, investigations, border protection and operational management in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, the Pacific and Australia. Andy has held appointments including a Visiting Fellowship to Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security (ANCORS), University of Wollongong (2008-2011), Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Canberra (2008 – 2013) and holds a Master’s Degree in Maritime Studies. He is also a visiting fellow to the University of Sri Jayewardenepura in Sri Lanka.

Andy convenes and lectures in the CCES post and under graduate courses, and is the author of the Maritime Enforcement Masters unit.