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
  • Mrs. Beatriz Calzado, 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, Ireland
  • Dr. Neil Foster, UNU-MERIT, The Netherlands
  • Dr. Franziska Gassmann, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance / UNU-MERIT (Maastricht University), the Netherlands
  • Dr. Jon Kvist, Roskilde University
  • Dr. Mindel van de Laar, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance / UNU-MERIT (Maastricht University), the Netherlands
  • Dr. Michal Natorski, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance / UNU-MERIT (Maastricht University), the Netherlands
  • Dr. Zina Nimeh, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance / UNU-MERIT (Maastricht University), the Netherlands
  • Dr. Shyama Ramani, UNU-MERIT, The Netherlands
  • Dr. Tatiana Skripka, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance / UNU-MERIT (Maastricht University), the Netherlands
  • Mrs. Jessica Slijkhuis, Jessica Slijkhuis Consultancy, the Netherlands
  • Dr. Nyasha Tirivayi, UNU-MERIT, The Netherlands
  • Dr. Eduardo Urias, UNU-MERIT, The Netherlands
  • Dr. Michaella Vanore, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance / UNU-MERIT (Maastricht University), the Netherlands
  • Dr. Rene Wintjes, UNU-MERIT, The Netherlands
  • Mr. Piu-Hang Wong, Maastricht Graduate School of Governance / UNU-MERIT (Maastricht University), the Netherlands

 

Supervisors

  • Dr. Gian Luigi Albano
    supervisor Ana Calderon, cohort 2012
  • Dr. Anthony Arundel
    supervisor Rafael Lemaitre, cohort 2013
  • Dr. Rene Belderbos
    supervisor Michal Kazimierczak, cohort 2014
  • 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
    supervisor Gillian McFarland, cohort 2016
  • Dr. Robbert Biesbroek
    supervisor Ornsaran Manuamorn, cohort 2015
  • Dr. Jan Birner
    supervisor Silke Heuser, cohort 2015
  • Dr. Jaap Bos
    supervisor Manos Sfakianakis, cohort 2007, graduated in 2011
  • Dr. Bertrand Candelon
    supervisor Manos Sfakianakis, cohort 2007, graduated in 2011
    supervisor Philip Drauz, cohort 2010
  • Dr. Victor Cebotari
    Supervisor Grace Igweta, cohort 2016
  • Dr. Michael Cichon
    supervisor Cécile Cherier, cohort 2010, graduated in 2016
    supervisor Shae McClanahan, cohort 2014
    supervisor Erich de la Fuente, cohort 2015
    supervisor Richard de Groot, cohort 2016
  • Dr. Antonio Cordella
    supervisor Bernard Nikaj, cohort 2010
    supervisor of Luiz Rothier, cohort 2014, graduated in 2016
  • Dr. Forbes Davidson
    supervisor of Khaled Rajab, cohort 2010
  • 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
  • Dr. Georg Frerks
    supervisor Ibrahim Conteh, cohort 2010, graduated in 2015
  • Dr. Neil Foster
    supervisor Felipe Munoz Navia, cohort 2014
    supervisor Kenroy Roach, cohort 2015
  • Brent Furneaux
    supervisor Niels Groen, cohort 2010, graduated in 2015
  • Eduardo Gamarra
    supervisor Erich de la Fuente, cohort 2015
  • Dr. Franziska Gassmann
    supervisor Sepideh Yousefzadeh, cohort 2008, graduated 2013
    supervisor Cécile Cherrier, cohort 2010, graduated in 2016
    supervisor Tareq Abu El-Haj, cohort 2011
    supervisor Vincenzo Vince, cohort 2014
    supervisor Ahmed Mah, cohort 2015
    Supervisor Richard de Groot, cohort 2016
  • Dr. Peter Geschiere
    supervisor Fernanda Soares, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Micheline Goedhuys
    supervisor Michal Kazimierczak, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Wim Groot
    supervisor Paul Caldron, cohort 2013, graduated in 2016
    supervisor Mutinta Hambayi, cohort 2013
    supervisor Ali Safarnejad, cohort 2013
    supervisor Camillo Carrilo Purin, cohort 2013
  • 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, graduated in 2016
    supervisor Brenda Yamba, cohort 2014, graduated in 2017
  • Dr. Katie Kuschminder
    supervisor Ahmed Mah, cohort 2015
  • 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
  • Dr. Harro van Lente
    supervisor Luiz Bautzer Rothier, cohort 2013, graduated in 2016
  • Dr. Bart Los
    supervisor Clovis Freire, cohort 2013
  • Dr. Henriette Maasen-Van den Brink
    supervisor Camillo Carrilo Purin, cohort 2013
  • Dr. Aukje Mantel-Teeuwisse
    supervisor Farida Lada, cohort 2009, graduated in 2016
  • Dr. Petra Meier
    supervisor Catie Lott, cohort 2011
  • Dr. Rene Mauer
    supervisor Richard Martina, cohort 2011, graduated in 2016
  • Dr. Pierre Mohnen
    supervisor Vincenzo Vince, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Wim Naudé
    supervisor Ibrahim Conteh, cohort 2010, graduated in 2015
  • Dr. Hans Nelen
    supervisor Shellie Solomon, cohort 2012
  • Dr. Chris de Neubourg
    supervisor Dennis Gyllensporre, cohort 2007, graduated in 2010
  • Dr. Zina Nimeh
    supervisor Grace Igweta, cohort 2016
  • Dr. Christine Neuhold
    supervisor Philip Drauz, cohort 2011
  • Dr. Cathal O’Donoghue
    supervisor of Tareq Abu El-Haj, cohort 2011
    supervisor Shellie Solomon, cohort 2012
    supervisor Silke Heuser, cohort 2015
  • Dr. Milena Pavlova
    supervisor Paul Caldron, cohort 2013, graduated in 2016
    supervisor Ali Safarnejad, cohort 2013
  • Dr. Paul Rabe
    supervisor Khaled Rajab, cohort 2010
  • Dr. Shyama V. Ramani
    supervisor Farida Lada, cohort 2009, graduated in 2016
    supervisor Ornsaran Manuamorn, cohort 2015
  • Dr. Jo Ritzen
    supervisor Derek Copp, cohort 2012, graduated in 2015
  • Dr. Melissa Siegel
    supervisor Andrea Milan, cohort 2013, graduated in 2016
  • Dr. Ronald Skeldon
    supervisor Natalia Popova, cohort 2011, graduated in 2016
    supervisor  Corinne Bosse, cohort 2012
    supervisor Andrea Milan, cohort 2013, graduated in 2016
    supervisor Silke Heuser, cohort 2015
  • Dr. Aneta Spendhzhorova
    supervisor Philip Drauz, cohort 2010
  • Dr. Adam Szirmai
    supervisor Laura Torvinen, cohort 2007, graduated 2013
    supervisor Khaled Rajab, cohort 2010
    supervisor Richard Martina, cohort 2011, graduated in 2016
  • Dr. Nyasha Tirivayi
    supervisor Mutinta Hambayi, cohort 2013
    supervisor Richard de Groot, cohort 2016
    supervisor Martha Lahai-Conteh, cohort 2016
  • Dr. Jos Vaessen
    supervisor Julia Brümmer, cohort 2013
  • Dr. Philip Vergauwen
    supervisor Niels Groen, cohort 2010, graduated in 2015
  • Dr. Bart Verspagen
    supervisor Clovis Freire, cohort 2013
    supervisor Felipe Munoz Navia, cohort 2014
    supervisor Kenroy Roach, cohort 2015
  • Dr. Louis Volante
    supervisor Derek Copp, cohort 2012, graduated in 2015
    supervisor Brenda Yamba, cohort 2013, graduated in 2017
    supervisor Gillian McFarland, cohort 2016
  • 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
  • Dr. Kristof de Witte
    supervisor Fernanda Soares, cohort 2014
  • Dr. Nevena Zhelyazkova
    supervisor Natalia Popova, cohort 2011, graduated in 2016