Durham University

School of Government & International Affairs



How China's Rise is Changing the Middle East

New book out now by Professor Anoushiravan Ehteshami and Professor Anoush Ehteshami and Niv Horesh (Visiting Professor in China Studies, SGIA): How China's Rise is Changing the Middle East, published by Routledge as part of the Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series.

(16 Jul 2019)

CfP: Ideational Dimensions of Mediation in the 21st Century

Dr May Darwich (SGIA) and Dr Catherine Turner (Durham Law School) invite proposals for a workshop to be held at Durham University on 6 November 2019. The workshop will be held as part of a project entitled 'Mediation for the Twenty First Century', sponsored by the Institute of Advanced Study at Durham University. Travel and accommodation will be covered for participants.

(1 Jul 2019)

Opportunities for undergraduates: Radhakishin Scholarship Programme

At SGIA, we currently award four Radhakishin Scholarships each year to disadvantaged or under-represented students to support them and their studies. The scholarship is for £4000 per year and is held for up to 4 years. Find out more about our scholarship programmes.

(13 Jun 2019)

Dr Joanne Yao wins EJIR Best Article Prize 2019

Many congratulations to SGIA's Dr Joanne Yao who has been awarded the Best Article Prize 2019 by the European Journal of International Relations with "'Conquest from barbarism': The Danube Commission, international order and the control of nature as a Standard of Civilization".

(15 Apr 2019)

Suresh Nanwani – Professor in Practice

SGIA is delighted to announce the appointment of Suresh Nanwani as Professor in Practice. Suresh has an exceptionally distinguished track record in international governance organisations, especially in the area of financial compliance.

(26 Mar 2019) » More about Suresh Nanwani – Professor in Practice

Call for Papers ECPR 2019: Violence in the City: Actors, Forms and Dynamics of Urban Violence

Invitation to submit papers and panels for the section on ‘Violence in the City’ at the European Consortium of Political Research (ECPR) conference, Wrocław, Poland, 4-7 September 2019. Please contact Jutta Bakonyi (jutta.bakonyi@durham.ac.uk) by 18 February 2019.

(15 Feb 2019)

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