Faculty

Dr. Fernando Andresen Guimarães
(PhD London School of Economics)
Distinguished Adjunct Professor of European and Global Diplomacy at Vesalius College; Head of the Russia Division at the European External Action Service
Specialty: Diplomacy, negotiations, conflict resolution

Dr. Richard Higgott
(BA Coventry University; MSc University of London; PhD University of Birmingham)
Distinguished Professor of Diplomacy at Vesalius College; Emeritus Professor of International Political Economy at Warwick University
Specialty: International political economy, East Asian regionalism

Dr. Julia De Clerck-Sachsse
(DPhil University of Oxford)
Adjunct Professor of European and Global Diplomacy at Vesalius College; Adviser for Strategic Planning in the European External Action Service
Specialty: EU’s strategy for foreign and security policy, EU Global Strategy

Dr. Heribert Dieter
(MA Freie Universität Berlin; PhD Freie Universität Berlin)
Senior Fellow in Global Economic Issues at the Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, Berlin
Specialty: Politics and economics of the international financial system

Dr. Toby Dodge
(PhD SOAS University of London)
Professor of Foreign Policy Analysis and Director of the Middle East Centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science
Specialty: Foreign policy analysis and the international politics of the Middle East

Dr. James Gledhill, PhD
(PhD London School of Economics, MSc  London School of Economics, BA University of Oxford)
Adjunct Professor of International Affairs at Veslius College
Specialty: Political philosophy, critical theory, moral philosophy, social philosophy.

Dr. Tongfi Kim
(BA Doshisha University; MA Kyoto University; PhD Ohio State University)
Assistant Professor of International Affairs at Vesalius College
Specialty: Alliance theory and policy practice in the Asia-Pacific

Dr. Patrick Low
(BA University of Kent; PhD University of Sussex)
Adjunct Professor at the GIIS, Geneva; Former Chief Economist at the World Trade Organisation; Vice President for Research at the Victor Fung Global Asia Institute in Hong Kong
Specialty: International trade and trade negotiations

Dr. Maria Martin de Almagro
(MA University of Michigan; MA College of Europe; PhD Université Libre de Bruxelles; PhD LUISS Guido Carli)
Assistant Professor of International Affairs at Vesalius College
Specialty: Global ethics, gender and peacebuilding, feminist theories of IR and history of genocide

Dr. Andrew Murray
(PhD University of Manchester, MA Boston University, Postgraduate University of Warwick, BA University of Cambridge)
Assistant Professor of International Affairs at Vesalius College
Specialty: Cultural diplomacy, cultural relations and nationalism

Dr. Simon Reich
(BA University of Essex; MA Brandeis University; PhD Cornell University)
Professor of Political Science in the Division of Global Studies at Rutgers University
Specialty: International security with a focus on US foreign policy and trans-Atlantic relations

Dr. Vsevolod Samokhvalov
(PhD University of Cambridge, MA Athens National University, BA Odessa I.I. Mechnikov National University)
Adjunct Professor of International Affairs at Vesalius College
Speciality: Conflicts, Politics, Identity and nation-nuilding in post-communist countries and Regionalism in Eurasia

Dr. Gianluca Sgueo
(PhD University of Salento/New York University/SciencesPo, LLM Academy of European Public Law, JD University of Viterbo, JD Università di Roma “La Sapienza”)
Adjunct Professor of Communications at Vesalius College
Specialty: Democracy, Civil Society Activism, Advocacy and Lobbying, Globalization, Supranational Politics.

Dr. Diane Stone
(BA Murdoch University; MA & PhD: Australian National University)
Professor of Politics and International Studies at the University of Warwick; Centenary Professor in Governance at the University of Canberra
Specialty: Global public policy with an interest in think tanks and global public policy networks

Dr. Olesya Tkacheva
(BA City University of New York; MA & PhD University of Michigan Ann Arbor)
Acting Dean and Assistant Professor of International Affairs
Specialty: Russian foreign policy, quantitative and qualitative research methods