News & Events

  • 6 June 2017 LUCIR Opening Lecture
    On Tuesday, 6 June 2017, 15:30-17:00, the Inaugural Lecture of the new Leiden University Centre for International Relations (LUCIR) will be held in the FSW’s Pieter de la Court building (room ...
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  • Lecture ‘The Post-Western World and the Rise of the Parallel Order’
    Speaker: Prof. Oliver Stuenkel (Getúlio Vargas Foundation, São Paulo) Date and time: 27 March 2017 @ 11:00-12:30 Venue: Room SB11, Pieter de la Courtgebouw (FSW) In his provocative new book, Oliver Stuenkel argues ...
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  • Sackler Lecture Thomas Hammarberg
    Thomas Hammarberg, former Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe, will deliver the sixth Raymond and Beverly Sackler Distinguished Lecture on Human Rights, entitled ‘The emergence of “illiberal ...
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  • Cleveringa lecture Joanne Liu
    Canadian pediatrician Dr. Joanne Liu, international president of Médecins Sans Frontières and 2016 Cleveringa Professor at Leiden University, will address the global refugee crisis in her lecture ‘Whose Lives Matter’ ...
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  • From Disorder to Order
    The research group ‘From Disorder to Order: Counter-Societies and the Resources of Legitimacy’ led by Prof.dr. Isabelle Duyvesteyn (History) will hold its inaugural conference on 20-21 October 2016.
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Scholars in Profile

  • Corinna Jentzsch
    Civil war expert Dr. Corinna Jentzsch has been a member of the Institute of Political Science since 2014. She earned her B.A. at the Freie Universität Berlin and her M.A. ...
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  • Alanna O’Malley
    United Nations expert Dr. Alanna O’Malley joined the Institute of History in 2013. She earned her B.A. and M.A. at University College Dublin and her Ph.D. at the European University ...
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