Our members are world-leading specialists coming from a range of disciplinary backgrounds, including International Politics, History (and peace history in particular), Law and Human Rights, and Public Policy.
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Paul Cairney (public policy)
Ioana Cismas (human rights law)
Frans de Vries (environmental economics)
Clemens Hoffmann (international historical sociology)
Marwan Fayed (resource conflicts, networks and computing)
Matias Margulis (international political economy, international trade)
Holger Nehring (history of conflict and co-operation, diplomacy)
Annalisa Savaresi (environmental law)
Andrea Schapper (human rights and the environment)
Phia Steyn (environmental history, landscapes of conflict)
A number of former diplomats and policymakers from around the world work with us as research fellows':
Ambassador Dr Sameh Aboul-Enein is Assistant Foreign Minister of Egypt for Disarmament, International Security and Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy, after holding the position of Deputy Assistant Foreign Minister within the same ministry. He is currently seconded to LAS as Ambassador & Permanent Representative of LAS to the UN & other international organizations in Geneva. He was also recently appointed as Professor of International Relations & Organisations, Geneva School of Diplomacy & International Relations. In January 2017 he became Honorary Vice-Dean of the Geneva School of Diplomacy.
He is Adjunct Professor for Disarmament, International and Regional Security at the American University in Cairo, Visiting Professor for Crisis Management, Security and Diplomacy, University of East Anglia. He has been a Visiting Lecturer, Course Instructor and Academic Advisor at the NATO Defense College in Rome and at the Defence Academy of the UK and Senior lecturer at the School of Business in the Management Centre of the American University in Cairo (AUC). He is also a member of the UN Group of Governmental Experts (GGE) on Cybersecurity.
Lord Jack McConnell, former Scottish First Minister and Special Representative on Conflict Resolution Mechanisms to Prime Minister Gordon Brown.
Professor Joseph Mifsud is a professorial fellow in diplomacy at the University of Stirling. He was the Head of Department and Member of the Senate of the University of Malta and established the European Programme as part of Malta’s accession to the European Union. He also served as Malta’s representative to the Council of Europe in Education and as Chief Advisor in the Ministry of Education of Malta. He has been visiting professor at different universities worldwide and lectured on international education, diplomacy and Euro-Mediterranean studies.
Sir George Reid, Scottish politician and former Communications Director of the International Red Cross, Geneva.
Lord George Robertson, former Secretary General of NATO.