Faculty

Selected profiles of several distinguished professors and practitioners teaching at PSIA in 2017.

We express our gratitude to Sciences Po Alumni UK Charity Trust who contributes to finance our UK Visiting
Professors (*).

Benoît d’Aboville
Former French Permanent Representative and Ambassador to NATO. Currently Vice President of Fondation de la recherche Strategique à Paris.
Courses: NATO and the EU : challenges of current international crises ; Simulation of negotiations : Ukraine-Russia-European Union relations

Esko Aho
Former Prime Minister of Finland
Course: Changing Dynamics of Business and Government Collaboration

Abdellelah Al-Khatib
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs for Jordan
Course: Diplomatic successes and failures : The Arab Israel Conflict as a case

Joaquin Almunia
Former EC Vice President and European Commissioner for Competition from 2010 to 2014. Prior to that he was the European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs from 2004 to 2010.
Course: EU Competition Policy
See Joaquin Almunia's detailed profile

Luis Amado
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Portugal
Course: Foreign Policy and Diplomacy

László Andor
Hungarian economist and a Senior Fellow at Hertie School of Governance (Berlin).
Course: The Functioning of the European Union

Richard Balme
University Professor, Sciences Po, Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po
Research Fellow at the Center of European Studies.
Courses: Advanced research seminar; Policy analysis and policy design
See Richard Balme's detailed profile

Giorgio Barba Navaretti
Professor of Economics at the University of Milan, Scientific Director of the Centro Studi Luca d’Agliano.
Course: Economics and Globalization; Global Firms
See Giorgio Barba Navaretti’s detailed profile

Taeho Bark
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade for the Republic of Korea, Taeho Bark is currently Professor at the Graduate School of International Studies (GSIS) of Seoul National University
Course: East Asia and Europe: Facing a New World Together - Economic Perspectives

Antoine Bernard
FIDH CEO, FIDH (Fédération Internationale des Droits de l'Homme)
Course: The Role of NGOs in Human Rights Protection
See Antoine Bernard's detailed profile

Daniel Brumberg
Associate Professor of Government at Georgetown University and Co-Director of Democracy and Governance Studies at Georgetown University.
Courses: Conflict and Political Change in the Middle East; The Military and Security Sector in the Arab World
See Daniel Brumberg's detailed profile

Rosemary Ann Byrne
Associate Professor of International Law at Trinity College Dublin and Visiting Professor at the China-EU School of Law, China University of Political Science and Law, Beijing. 
Course: International Public Law
See Rosemary Ann Byrne’s detailed profile

Micheline Calmy-Rey
Doctor honoris causa at the International University in Geneva (IUG). Former President of the Swiss Confederation and Former head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA), Switzerland
Course: Simulation of negotiations: Ukraine-Russia-European Union relations

Paul Collier (*)
Professor of Economics and Director of the Centre for the Study of African Economies at Oxford University. 
Course: Sustainability of Growth

Sir Howard Davies
Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Royal Bank of Scotland
Courses: The Changing political economy of central banking; Global Financial Regulation
See Howard Davies' detailed profile

Vincent Desportes
Affiliate Professor, Sciences Po, Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po 
Courses: La Stratégie dans ses champs d'action; Simulation sur les champs de bataille
See Vincent Desportes' detailed profile

Olivier De Schutter
Affiliate Professor, Sciences Po, Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po. Former UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food. Mr. De Schutter is Professor of Law at the University of Louvain (UCL) and at the College of Europe (Natolin).
Courses: Global Hunger; Global Governance

Giampaolo Di Paola
Former Minister of Defence, Italy
Course: International Organizations : UN, EU, NATO : Challenges and Evolution

Huw Dylan (*)
Lecturer in Intelligence Studies and International Security in the Department of War Studies, King's College and Visiting Research Professor at the Norwegian Defence Intelligence School, Oslo.
Course: Warning Failure and Surprise Attack

Anthony Dworkin
Senior policy fellow at ECFR, where he leads the organisation’s work in the area of human rights, democracy, and justice.
Course: Human rights in International politics

Bassam Fattouh
Director of the Oil and Middle East Programme; Research Fellow at St Antony's College, Oxford University; and Professor at the School of Oriental and African Studies.  
Course: Energy Markets

Jean-Pierre Filiu
University Professor, Sciences Po, Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po
Courses: Histoire de la question Palestinienne ; Conflict and Negotiations in the Middle East
See Jean-Pierre Filiu's detailed profile

Simon Fraser

Former Under Secretary and Head of the Diplomatic Service of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Course: Diplomacy in Practice

Jean-Louis Georgelin
Army General, Grand Chancellor of the Legion of Honor
Course: Commander les armées en démocratie

Fawaz Gerges
Professor of International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and holder of the Emirates Professorship in Contemporary Middle East Studies.
Course: International relations in the Middle East
See Fawaz Gerge's detailed profile

Judy El-Bushra
Research Associate, Department of Development Studies, SOAS, University of London
Course: Gender and conflict

Michael Goodman (*)
Professor in Intelligence and International Affairs in the Department of War Studies, King's College and Visiting Research Professor at the Norwegian Defence Intelligence School, Oslo
Course: Warning Failure and Surprise Attack

Manfred Hafner
Professor in International Energy Studies and lectures at the Johns Hopkins University (School of Advanced International Studies – SAIS Europe Bologna Center).
Course: Decarbonization Scenarios and Renewable Energy Sources
See Manfred Hafner's detailed profile

Philippe Hayez
French civil servant in the field of defence and security since 25 years. Philippe Hayez is currently in the French senior civil service and was until 2006 Deputy Director for Collection & Analysis at the French External Intelligence Agency (Direction Générale de la Sécurité Extérieure).
Course: Renseigner les démocraties, renseigner en démocratie
See Philippe Hayez’s detailed profile

Christophe Jaffrelot
CNRS Senior Research Fellow, Visiting Professor at the King's India Institute (London) and Global Scholar at Princeton University
Courses: Democracy in India ; Pakistan at the crossroads – once again

Jean-Baptiste Jeangène Vilmer
Director, Institut de Recherche Stratégique de l’Ecole Militaire (IRSEM)
Courses: War and the international order; International Humanitarian Law
See Jean-Baptiste Jeangène Vilmer's detailed profile

Mary Kaldor (*)
Professor of Global Governance, Director of Civil Society and Human Security Research Unit
LSE, London, United Kingdom
Course: Global Civil Society
See Mary Kaldor's detailed profile

Angela Kane
Under Secretary General to the United Nations; Senior Fellow at the Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation in Austria.
Course: United Nations in Practice
See Angela Kane's detailed profile

Dominique Kerouedan
Independent Expert in International Health.
Course: Strategies, policy-making and Governance in Global Health
See Dominique Kerouedan's detailed profile

Eugene B. Kogan
Research Director, American Secretaries of State Project, Harvard University
Course: Diplomacy and Negotiation

Stéphane Lacroix
Associate Professor, Sciences Po, Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po
Courses: Islam and Politics in a Changing Middle East; The Sociology of the State in the Contemporary Arab World
See Stéphane Lacroix’ detailed profile

Hédi Larbi
Former Minister, Tunisia (Ministre de l’Equipement, de l’Aménagement du Territoire et du Développement Durable)
Course: Political Economy of Development in the Middle East and North Africa

Alain Lempereur
Alan B. Slifka Professor of Coexistence and Conflict; Program Director, MA in Coexistence and Conflict, The Heller School for  Social Policy and Management Faculty, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachussets.
Course: Diplomacy and Negociation

Enrico Letta
Dean of the Paris School of International Affairs (PSIA) at Sciences Po in Paris and the founder of the Scuola di Politiche in Italy. Former Prime Minister of Italy from April 2013 to February 2014.
Courses: The Mutations of the EU System through the Lens of the Financial Crisis ; EU Facing New World's Challenges.
See Enrico Letta's detailed profile

Mark Lowenthal
President and CEO of the Intelligence & Security Academyin Arlington, Virginia. 
Course: Introduction to U.S. Intelligence
See Mark Lowenthal’s detailed profile

Giacomo Luciani
Adjunct Professor at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva and Director of the Executive Master in International Oil and Gas Leadership.
Course: Politics and Economics of International Energy
See Giacomo Luciani's detailed profile

Tatiana Mitrova
Head of Oil and Gas Department, Energy Research Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Course: Energy in Russia and CIS
See Tatiana Mitrova's detailed profile

Miguel Angel Moratinos
Affiliate Professor, Sciences Po, Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po. Former Foreign Minister of Spain.
Course: Theory and Practice of Diplomacy

Andrew Murray (*)
Professor of Law, London School of Economics (LSE), London
Course: Cyberlaw

Aryeh Neier
Former Executive Director of Human Rights Watch
President Emeritus of the Open Society Foundation, New York, USA
Course: Promoting Human Rights: History, Law, Methods and Current Controversies

François Nicoullaud
French Diplomat, former Ambassador to Iran.
Course: Simulation Workshop: the Iranian Nuclear Issue
See François Nicoullaud’s detailed profile

David Omand
Former UK Security and Intelligence Coordinator, responsible to the Prime Minister for the professional health of the intelligence community, national counter-terrorism strategy and “homeland security”. Visiting Professor, King's College, London
Course: Understanding Modern Intelligence Analysis
See David Omand’s detailed profile

Kevin O'Rourke (*)
Professor of Economics
Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom
Course: History of Globalization

Jean Phelizon
Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Saint-Gobain
Course : Conduct of Strategy

Marc Perrin de Brichambaut
French Diplomat, Former French Ambassador to the United Nations. Judge to the International Criminal Court
Course: Institutions and Global Governance

Ursula Plassnik
Ambassador of Austria to Switzerland; former Member of the Austrian Parliament; U.N. Special Envoy for International Women Issues; former Federal Minister for European and International Affairs, Vienna, Austria
Course: Challenges for tomorrow’s diplomacy
See Ursula Plassnik's detailed profile

Christopher Prentice
Former British Ambassador to Italy and San Marino
Course: Diplomacy in Practice

David Rieff
New-York based journalist and author
Course: Lectures on the General Crisis of the International System

Jan Vincent-Rostowski
Former Finance Minister of Poland
Course: International History of Economic Policy
See Jan Vincent-Rostowski's detailed profile

Fabrizio Saccommani
Former Minister of Economy and Finance of Italy. Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Italy
Course: The political economy of European Monetary Unification
See Fabrizio Saccomanni's detailed profile

William Schabas (*)
Professor of international law at Middlesex University in London
Courses: International Human Rights Law; Law and Conflict
See William Schabas' detailed profile

Vanessa Scherrer
Vice Dean and Executive Director of the Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po, Member of the Faculty of Sciences Po
Course: Global Issues and Leadership: A joint transatlantic course with the Nunn School of International Affairs, Georgia Tech

Stephen Smith
Professor of Economics at University College London (UCL).
Course: Environmental Economics
See Stephen Smith's detailed profile

Alvaro de Soto
Ambassador of Peru to France; Peruvian diplomat, held senior positions under three Secretaries-General during a 25-year career at the United Nations.
Course: Conflict Resolution Workshop
See Alvaro de Soto's detailed profile

Bruno Stagno Ugarte
Deputy Executive Director at Human Rights Watch
Courses: Case Studies on Human Rights Protection and Promotion ; Grand Strategy in Diplomacy Past and Present
See Bruno Ugarte’s detailed profile

Laurence Tubiana
Professor, Sciences Po Paris and Professor, Columbia University.
Special Representative for the 2015 Paris Climate Conference. Founder and Director, Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI)
Courses: Political Economy of Climate ; Multilateral Diplomacy: the case of Climate; Negotiating Development in the Global South
See Laurence Tubiana's detailed profile

Hubert Védrine
Formerly the French Minister of Foreign Affairs, France
Course: Les relations internationales et la sécurité

Marta Vicarelli
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics of University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Course: MDP Bootcamp - Economics and Statistics
See Marta Vicarelli's detailed profile

Eckart Woertz
Senior research fellow at the Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB) and scientific advisor to the Kuwait Chair at SciencesPo
Courses : The Political Economy of the Middle East and North Africa ; Food Security in International Politics: the Middle East and Africa