Former fellows

The following scholars have previously received a Nobel Institute Fellowship and/or been in residence at the Institute as Visiting fellows for a period of 1-5 months:


Main research topic: Disarmament and Armament  Dynamics in the Present World

John Cerone, Professor, University Of Windsor and Tufts University

Denise Garcia, Professor at the University of Geneva Graduate Institute and Northeastern University

Jacek Kugler, Professor, Claremont Graduate University.

Andrew Futter, Associate Professor, University of Leicester

Calin Trenkov-Wermuth, Associated Fellow, UN Institute for Training and Research

David Churchman, Emeritus Professor, California State University

Luke A. Nichter, Associate Professor of History at Texas A&M University



Main research topic: The causes of peace

John T. McNay, Professor of History, University of Cincinnati

Steven L. B. Jensen, Danish Institute for Human Rights

James Cooper, Senior Lecturer in History, Oxford Brookes University

Joakim Palme, Professor of Political Science, Uppsala University

Jeffrey W. Taliaferro, Associate Professor of Political Science Tufts University

Bear F. Braumoeller, Associate Professor Political Science, Ohio State University

Mai’a Davis Cross, Assistant professor political science at Northeastern University

Ayşe Zarakol, University Lecturer, University of Cambridge

Ned Lebow, Professor, King’s College London

Michael Kimmage, Professor of history, The Catholic University of America



Main research topic: 1989-2009 - Assessing the Age of Liberal Internationalism

David Snyder, Department of History, University of South Carolina

Samuel Moyn, Professor of History, Harvard University

David Ekbladh, Assistant Professor Tufts University

William B. Quandt, Professor of Political Science, University of Virginia

Michael C. Doyle, Professor of Political Science, Columbia University

Anne Marie Le Gloannec, Senior Research Fellow, Sciences Po Paris

Adrian Pop, Professor of International Relations, University of Bucharest



Main research topic: Does the rise and fall of great powers lead to conflict and war?

Liselotte Odgaard, Associate Professor at the Royal Danish Defence College 

Christopher Layne, Professor of Political Science at Texas A & M University

Zhang Ruizhuang, Dean of the Academy of International Studies and the Director of the Center of American Studies at Nankai University, Tianjin, China

Gabriela Marin Thornton, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Texas A & M University

Jonathan Holslag, Senior Lecturer, Free University Brussels

Rosemary Foot, Professor of International Relations, Oxford University

Michael Cox, Professor of International Relations at London School of Economics



Main research topic: A world renewed: Examining the Post-Cold War legacy 

Professor William I. Hitchcock, University of Virginia, USA

Professor Torbjørn L. Knutsen, University of Trondheim, NTNU, Norway

Professor Jean-Yves Haine, University of Toronto, Canada

Professor Lars Trägardh, Ersta University College, Sweden

Professor Mary Kaldor, London School of Economics, UK

Professor Steven Lobell, the University of Utah, USA

Robert Cooper, Counsellor in the European External Action Service, Belgium

Paola Subacchi, Chatham House Royal Institute of International Affairs. UK

Gideon Rachmann, Editor The Financial Times, UK

Professor Jonathan Kirshner, Professor Cornell University, USA

Professor Niall Ferguson, Harvard University, USA



Main research topic: Power & Polarity – After the Post Cold War

Professor Jeffrey A. Engel, Texas A&M, USA

Professor Joseph M. Parent, University of Miami, USA

Etienne de Durand, French Institute of International Relations, France

Professor Brendan Simms, University of Cambridge, UK

Professor Yasuhiro Izumikawa, Chuo University, Japan

Dr. Benjamin Schreer, Deputy Head, Defence Studies Centre, ANU Australia

Professor G. John Ikenberry, Princeton University, USA

Assistant Professor Mette E. Sangiovanni, Cambridge University, UK

Professor Sebastian Rosato, University of Notre Dame, USA

Professor Brahma Chellaney, University of New Delhi, India

Professor Yong Deng, United States Naval Academy, USA

Professor Alexei Shevchenko, California State University Fullerton, USA



Main research topic: The Spread of Nuclear Weapons: Past experiences and future challenges

Professor Clóvis Brigagão, Universidade Candido Mendes, Brasil

Professor Campbell Craig, University of Southampton, England

Professor Francis J. Gavin, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, USA

Professor William C. Potter, Monterey Institute of International Studies, USA

Senior Military Advisor, Dr. Mohamed Kadry Said, Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies, Egypt

Professor William B. Walker, University of St. Andrews, Scotland



Professor David S. Painter, Georgetown University, USA

Professor Geoffrey Roberts, University College Cork, Irland

Dr. Bernd Schäefer, Woodrow Wilson International Center, Germany/USA

Professor Jeremi Suri, University of Wisconsin, USA



Main research topic: Just another major crisis? : The United States and Europe since 2000"

Dr. Frédéric Bozo, L’Institut français des relations internationales (Ifri), Paris, France

Dr. Alessandro Brogi, University of Arkansas, USA

Professor Michael Cox, London School of Economics, England

Professor Rob Kroes, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Professor Leopoldo Nuti, University of Rome, Italy

Professor Thomas A. Schwartz, Vanderbilt University, USA

Dr. Benedikt Schönborn, Switzerland



Main research topics: US/West European relations with the Soviet Union/Russia from the late 1970s to the present

Director Jordan Baev, National Security & International Relations Institute, Sofia, Bulgaria

Professor Frédéric Bozo, University of Nantes, France

Professor Michael Cox, University of Wales, UK

Dr. Saki Dockrill, King's College, UK

Professor Beth A. Fischer, University of Toronto, Canada

Dr. Benjamin B. Fischer, Center for the Study of Intelligence, CIA, USA

Professor Leopoldo Nuti, Universita' Degli Studi Roma, Italy

Professor Andrzej Paczkowski, Polish Academy of Sciences, Polen

Professor Marie-Pierre Rey, Université de Paris 1 - Sorbonne, France



Main research topics: General Theories of War and Peace and The History of the Nobel Peace Prize, 1901-2001

Professor Jussi M. Hanhimäki, Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva, Switzerland

Cand. Philol. Ivar Libæk, Oslo, Norway

Professor John MacMillan, Keele University, UK

Professor John Mueller, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA

Professor Vladimir O. Pechatnov, Moscow State Institute of International Relations, Russia

Professor Patrick Salmon, University of Newcastle, UK

Cand. Philol. Øivind Stenersen, Oslo, Norway

Cand. philol. Asle Sveen, Oslo, Norway



Main research topics: General Theories of War and Peace and The History of the Nobel Peace Prize, 1901-2001

Dr. Said Adejumobi, Lagos State University, Nigeria

Cand. Philol. Ivar Libæk, Oslo

Assistant Professor Marilyn I. McMorrow, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA

Professor Hans-Heinrich Nolte, University of Hannover, Germany

Associate Professor John R. Oneal, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA

Cand. Philol. Øivind Stenersen, Oslo

Dr. Peter van den Dungen, University of Bradford, UK



Main research topic: Reviewing the Cold War: Approaches, Interpretations, Theory

Dr. Irina Bystrova, Institute of Russian History, Moscow, Russia

Professor Frank Costigliola, University of Connecticut, Storrs , CT, USA

Dr. Hope M. Harrison, Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington, DC, USA

Professor James G. Hershberg, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA

Professor David Holloway, Center for International Security and Arms Control, Stanford University, CA, USA

Dr. Heajong Lee, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA

Dr. Christian Ostermann, Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington, DC, USA

Professor Helge Ø. Pharo, University of Oslo, Norway



Main research topic: Reviewing the Cold War: Approaches, Interpretations, Theory

Dr. Lazlo Borhi, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary

Dr. Aaron L. Friedberg, Princeton University, NJ, USA

Dr. Niu Jun, Institute of American Studies, Bejing, China

Prof. Melvyn Leffler, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA

Associate Prof. Douglas J. Macdonald, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY, USA

Dr. Artiom Ulunian, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Dr. Kathryn Weathersby, Washington, DC, USA

Deputy Director Natalia Yegorova, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia



Main research topic: US Relations with Western Europe since 1945

Dr. Alan Dobson, University of Wales, Swansea

Dr. Jussi M. Hanhimäki, London School of Economics

Dr. Wolfram Kaiser, Universität Wien

Prof. Pierre Melandri, La Sorbonne, Paris

Prof. Klaus Schwabe, RWTH, Aachen

Prof. Thomas A. Schwartz, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Dr. Pascaline Winand, Université Libre de Bruxelles



Main research topic: From Cold War to Post-Cold War in International Relations.

Dr. Yale H. Ferguson, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, USA

Dr. Camilla Lund, Cambridge University, England

Professor Michael Keating, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada

Dr. Constantine Pleshakov, Institute of US and Canada Studies, Moscow, Russia



Main research topics: The Vietnam War and International Relations in Asia (spring) and From Cold War to Post-Cold War in International Relations (fall)

Prof. Alexander Chubarian, Institute of Universal History, Moscow, Russia

Dr. Earl Conteh-Morgan, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA

Prof. John Lewis Gaddis, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA

Dr. Ilya V. Gaiduk, Institute of Universal History, Moscow, Russia

Prof. Jeffrey Kimball, Miami University, Oxford, OH, USA

Dr. Arthur Klinghoffer, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ, USA

Dr. Timothy D. Sisk, United States Institute of Peace, Washington, DC, USA

Mr. Nguyen Vu Tung, Hanoi, Vietnam

Admiral Stansfield Turner, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA

Associate Professor Shuguang Zhang, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA



Main research topics: Transformations in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union (spring) and Great Powers, World Orders, and Interventions (fall)

Dr. Maxim Korobochkin, Institute of Universal History, Moscow, Russia

Dr. Bruce Kuniholm, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA

Professor Andrzej Mania, The Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

Professor Vojtech Mastny, Bologna, Italy

Professor Joze Pirjevec, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Professor Yuri N. Smirnov, Kurchatov Institute, Moscow, Russia

Dr. Vladislav M. Zubok, Institute of US and Canada Studies, Moscow, Russia



Main research topic: Great Powers and International Systems

Professor Imanuel Geiss, Bremen, Germany

Dr. Chen Jian, State University of New York at Geneseo, NY, USA

Advisor Petr Kolar, Institute of Strategic Studies, Prague, Czechoslovakia

Dr. Torbjørn L. Knutsen, University of Trondheim, Norway

Professor Melvyn P. Leffler, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA

Dr. Ren Donglai, Nanjing University, China

Mr. Stewart M. Patrick, Ph.D. candidate at Oxford University, UK

Dr. Vladislav M. Zubok, Institute of US and Canada Studies, Moscow, Russia



Dr. Ray Bush, University of Leeds, UK

Dr. Andrey B. Edemskiy, Institute of Universal History, Moscow, Russia

Dr. Maxim Korobochkin, Institute for Universal History, Moscow, Russia

Dr. Hilde Skorpen, University of Boston, USA

Dr. Tatiana Telyukova, Institute of Universal History, Moscow, Russia