GPAC² faculty

The Dual Career Training Programme to obtain a PhD in Governance and Policy Analysis (GPAC²) brings together scholars with various disciplinary backgrounds from leading institutes across the world and practitioners from policy-oriented organisations in order to initiate new research, contribute to current research and train young researchers.

Programme faculty

Programme management:

 

Programme faculty year one

  • Dr. Joe Abah, The Presidency, Bureau of Public Service Reforms, Nigeria
  • Dr. Boris Blumberg, School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University, the Netherlands
  • Prof. Dr. Michael Cichon, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, Maastricht University, the Netherlands
  • Dr. Denis de Crombrugghe, School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University, the Netherlands
  • Dr. Sebastian Dellepiane, University of Strathclyde
  • Dr. Neil Foster, UNU-MERIT
  • Prof. Dr. Franziska Gassmann, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, Maastricht University, the Netherlands
  • Dr. Maty Konte, UNU-MERIT
  • Prof. Dr. Jon Kvist, Roskilde University
  • Dr. Mindel van de Laar, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, Maastricht University, the Netherlands
  • Dr. Zina Nimeh, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, Maastricht University, the Netherlands
  • Prof. Dr. Luigi Orsenigo, Bocconi University
  • Prof. Dr. Shyama Ramani, UNU-MERIT
  • Omar Rodriguez Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, Maastricht University, the Netherlands
  • Dr. Tatiana Skripka, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, Maastricht University, the Netherlands
  • Jessica Slijkhuis, Jessica Slijkhuis Consultancy, the Netherlands
  • Dr. Nyasha Tirivayi, UNU-MERIT
  • Dr. Eduardo Urias, UNU-MERIT

 

Supervisors

  • Dr. Gian Luigi Albano
    supervisor Ana Calderon, cohort 2012
  • Prof. Dr. Anthony Arundel
    supervisor Rafael Lemaire, cohort 2013
  • Prof. Dr. Rene Belderbos
    supervisor Michal Kazimierczak, cohort 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Mark Bevir
    supervisor Yulia Krieger, cohort 2009, graduated in 2015
    supervisor Catie Lott, cohort 2011
    supervisor Ana Calderon, cohort 2012
    supervisor Karen Lock, cohort 2014
    supervisor Abel Lee, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Jaap Bos
    supervisor Manos Sfakianakis, cohort 2007, graduated in 2011
  • Prof. Dr. Bertrand Candelon
    supervisor Manos Sfakianakis, cohort 2007, graduated in 2011
    supervisor Philip Drauz, cohort 2010
  • Prof. Dr. Michael Cichon
    supervisor Cécile Cherier, cohort 2010
    supervisor Shae McClanahan, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Antonio Cordella
    supervisor Bernard Nikaj, cohort 2010
    supervisor of Luiz Rothier, cohort 2014
  • Forbes Davidson
    supervisor of Khaled Rajab, cohort 2010
  • Prof. Dr. Jaap Dronkers (deceased)
    supervisor Silvia Gomez, cohort 2013, graduated in 2015
    supervisor Fernanda Soares, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Hakan Edstrom
    supervisor Dennis Gyllensporre, cohort 2007, graduated in 2010
  • Prof. Dr. Georg Frerks
    supervisor Ibrahim Conteh, cohort 2010, graduated in 2015
  • Dr. Neil Foster
    supervisor Felipe Munoz Navia, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Brent Furneaux
    supervisor Niels Groen, cohort 2010, graduated in 2015
  • Prof. Dr. Franziska Gassmann
    supervisor Sepideh Yousefzadeh, cohort 2008, graduated 2013
    supervisor Cécile Cherrier, cohort 2010
    supervisor Tareq Abu El-Haj, cohort 2011
    supervisor Vincenzo Vince, cohort 2014
    supervisor Ahmed Mah, cohort 2015
  • Prof. Dr. Peter Geschiere
    supervisor Fernanda Soares, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Micheline Goedhuys
    supervisor Michal Kazimierczak, cohort 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wim Groot
    supervisor Paul Caldron, cohort 2013
    supervisor Mutinta Hambayi, cohort 2013
    supervisor Ali Safarnejad, cohort 2013
    supervisor Camillo Carrilo Purin, cohort 2013
  • Prof. Dr. Friso den Hertog
    supervisor Joe Abah, cohort 2009, graduated 2012
    supervisor Bernard Nikaj, cohort 2010
  • Dr. Cécile Hoareau
    supervisor Corinne Bosse, cohort 2012
  • Dr. Lutz Krebs
    supervisor Karen Lock, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Katrin Kriz
    Supervisor Cecile Cherrier, cohort 2010
    Supervisor Brenda Yamba, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Mindel van de Laar
    supervisor Manos Sfakianakis, cohort 2007, graduated in 2011
    supervisor Erich de la Fuente, cohort 2015
  • Dr. Frans Leeuw
    supervisor Julia Brümmer, cohort 2013
  • Prof. Dr. Harro van Lente
    supervisor Luiz Bautzer Rothier, cohort 2013
  • Dr. Bart Los
    supervisor Clovis Freire, cohort 2013
  • Prof. Dr. Henriette Maasen-Van den Brink
    supervisor Camillo Carrilo Purin, cohort 2013
  • Dr. Aukje Mantel-Teeuwisse
    supervisor Farida Lada, cohort 2009, graduated in 2016
  • Prof. Dr. Petra Meier
    supervisor Catie Lott, cohort 2011
  • Dr. Rene Mauer
    supervisor Richard Martina, cohort 2011
  • Prof. Dr. Pierre Mohnen
    supervisor Vincenzo Vince, cohort 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Hans Nelen
    supervisor Shellie Solomon, cohort 2012
  • Prof. Dr. Chris de Neubourg
    supervisor Dennis Gyllensporre, cohort 2007, graduated in 2010
  • Prof. Dr. Christine Neuhold
    supervisor Philip Drauz, cohort 2011
  • Prof. Dr. Wim Naudé
    supervisor Ibrahim Conteh, cohort 2010, graduated in 2015
  • Dr. Cathal O’Donoghue
    supervisor of Tareq Abu El-Haj, cohort 2011
    supervisor Shellie Solomon, cohort 2012
  • Dr. Milena Pavlova
    supervisor Paul Caldron, cohort 2013
    supervisor Ali Safarnejad, cohort 2013
  • Dr. Paul Rabe
    supervisor Khaled Rajab, cohort 2010
  • Prof. Dr. Shyama V. Ramani
    supervisor Farida Lada, cohort 2009, graduated in 2016
  • Prof. Dr. Jo Ritzen
    supervisor Derek Copp, cohort 2012, graduated in 2015
  • Dr. Melissa Siegel
    supervisor Andrea Milan, cohort 2013, graduated in 2016
  • Prof. Dr. Ronald Skeldon
    supervisor Natalia Popova, cohort 2011
    supervisor  Corinne Bosse, cohort 2012
    supervisor Andrea Milan, cohort 2013, graduated in 2016
  • Dr. Aneta Spendhzhorova
    supervisor Philip Drauz, cohort 2010
  • Prof. Dr. Adam Szirmai
    supervisor Laura Torvinen, cohort 2007, graduated 2013
    supervisor Khaled Rajab, cohort 2010
    supervisor Richard Martina, cohort 2011
  • Dr. Nyasha Tirivayi
    supervisor Mutinta Hambayi, cohort 2013
  • Dr. Jos Vaessen
    supervisor Julia Brümmer, cohort 2013
  • Prof. Dr. Philip Vergauwen
    supervisor Niels Groen, cohort 2010, graduated in 2015
  • Prof. Dr. Bart Verspagen
    supervisor Clovis Freire, cohort 2013
    supervisor Felipe Munoz Navia, cohort 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Louis Volante
    supervisor Derek Copp, cohort 2012, graduated in 2015
    supervisor Brenda Yamba, cohort 2013
  • Prof. Dr. Henk Wagenaar
    supervisor Yulia Krieger, cohort 2009, graduated in 2015
    supervisor Abel Lee, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Tatiana Wah
    supervisor  Corinne Bosse, cohort 2012
  • Dr. Koko Warner
    supervisor Andrea Milan, cohort 2013, graduated in 2016
  • Prof. Dr. Kristof de Witte
    supervisor Fernanda Soares, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Nevena Zhelyazkova
    supervisor Natalia Popova, cohort 2011