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Sameh Aboul-Enein

Ambassador Professor Sameh Aboul-Enein contributes to various modules in the Academy, primarily to Diplomacy: Policy, Practice and Procedures, and conducts simulation exercises specific to diplomatic issues.
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Professor Nabil Ayad

Professor Nabil Ayad

Director of The Academy for Diplomacy and International Governance

Nabil is an influential academic and leading practitioner in the discipline of Diplomacy and International Relations.
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Antonio Acuña

Guest Contributor

Mr Acuña contributes to lectures on the themes of data Government, M-Government and Digital Technology for Diplomats.
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Dr Nicola Chelotti

Lecturer in Diplomacy and International Governance

Dr Nicola Chelotti's teaching and research interests focus on negotiations, diplomacy and regional/international organizations, the EU in particular. The underlying theme is to understand how informal practices emerge in international interactions and shape policy processes and outcomes.
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Daryl Copeland

Academy of Diplomacy and International Governance

Daryl contributes to the modules Public Diplomacy and Social Media, as well as Foreign Policy, and will lead the forthcoming module Science Diplomacy and International Policy.
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Dr Robert Govers

Guest Contributor

Dr Robert Govers contributes to modules Diplomacy: Policy, Practice and Procedure; Cultural Projection and Perception; and Economic Global Governance.
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Tatevik Mnatskanyan

Lecturer in Diplomacy and International Governance

Tatevik teaches the modules International Security; Peace-building; and Introduction to Diplomacy; as well as contributes to the module Diplomacy: Policy, Practice and Procedures.
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Professor Riad Nourallah

Professor Riad Nourallah

Deputy Director, Professor of Diplomatic and Intercultural Studies

Professor Riad Nourallah has nearly 40 years of experience in university teaching and research.
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Rosalie Rivett

Academy of Diplomacy and International Governance

Rosalie Rivett contributes to the modules Diplomacy: Policy, Practice and Procedure, and Diplomatic Discourse.
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Keith Sargent

Guest Contributor

Keith Sargent works in the field of state/peace building, and specialises in governance, public sector reform, institutional development and strategic planning.
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Claire Smith

Academy of Diplomacy and International Governance

Claire contributes to the module International Security; Peace-Building; and Diplomacy: Policy, Practice and Procedures.
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Dr Deborah Swallow

Senior Lecturer

Dr Deborah Swallow’s fields of specialization are: international business & strategy; management and cultural diversity; the practicalities of working across cultures. As an entrepreneur-academic, she offers her expertise as a visiting professor, management consultant and intercultural facilitator/coach to a range of clients across the globe.
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Barry Tomalin

Academy of Diplomacy and International Governance

Barry’s consuming interest is in intercultural issues in diplomacy, business and media.
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Robert Whalley

Academy of Diplomacy and International Governance

Robert contributes to International Security, and Diplomacy: Policy, Practice and Procedures.
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