Prestigious personalities from the world's academia and politics

Our lecturers

The high quality of the programme rests above all on its participating faculty. Ceris has developed an extensive network of contacts with renowned scholars drawn from leading academic and research institutions and with key experts from international organisations. This pooling of resources provides a high-profile professorial corps which few institutions could provide on their own. Every year, the programme is supported by thirty experts from such academic institutions as the International Institute of Social Studies – ISS (Den Haag), School of Oriental and African Studies – SOAS (University of London), Transnational Institute (Amsterdam), Manchester Metropolitan University, University of Limerick, University of London City, University of East Anglia, University of Birmingham, University of Goettingen, Royal Holloway (University of London), the London School of Economics and Political Science – LSE (University of London), Free University of Amterdam, University of Neuchâtel, Harvard & Princeton Universities.

Professor Howard Nicholas

Professor Howard Nicholas

Sri Lankan economist and social scientist

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Riccardo Petrella

Riccardo Petrella

Initiator and former president of the Lisbon Group

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Jean-Pascal van Ypersele

Jean-Pascal van Ypersele

Scientific adviser to the United Nations conferences on climate issues

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Jan Pronk

Jan Pronk

Familiar name in Dutch politics as well as in UN circles

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Professor Theodore Trefon

Vice President of the Academic & Scientific Board of CERIS

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Richard Caplan

Richard Caplan

Professor of International Relations and Director of the Centre for International Studies

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Professor Anastasia Nesvetailova

Professor Anastasia Nesvetailova

Director of City Political Economy Research Centre-CITYPERC

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Professor Joao Guimaraes

Senior Lecturer in Regional Planning at the Institute of Social Studies

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Professor Daniel Large

Specialist on the politics of the global south

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Dr. Laura Hammond

Lecturer of Development and Conflict in School of Oriental & African Studies

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Professor Neil Robinson

Senior lecturer in Politics at the University of Limerick

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Professor Mattheuw McCartney

Lecturer in Oxford University and Director of South Asian Strudies

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Professor Robert Falkner

Senior Lecturer in International Relations at the LSE

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Professor Stéphanie Blankenburg

Lecturer at School of Oriental and African Studies of the University of London

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Dr Simona Vittorini

Senior Teaching Fellow in the Department of Politics and International Studies

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Professor Saad-Filho

Lecturer of Political Economy in the Department of Development Studies of the School of Oriental and African Studies

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Dr. Andrew M. Fischer

Associate Professor of Social Policy and Development Studies at the Institute of Social Studies

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Bichara Khader

Professor Emeritus at the Catholic University of Louvain

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David Cobham

Professor of Economics

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Professor Jane Harrigan

Lecturer of Economics at the School of Oriental and African Studies

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Professor Mushtaq Husain Khan

Senior Lecturer in Economics and Associate Dean of the Faculty of Law and Social Sciences at the School of Oriental and African Studies

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Professor Murat Arsel

Lecturer in Environment and Sustainable Development at the International Institute of Social Studies

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Professor Juan Grigera

Teacher at the Institute of the Americas in the London University College

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Dr. Hassan Hakimian

Professor of Economics and Director of the Middle Eastern Studies Department

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Professor John Toburn

Professor of Economics and Director of the Middle Eastern Studies Department

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Our courses

Executive Master in Development Policy

Executive Master in International Politics

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