people banner2

People

Academic Leadership

The Academic Leadership team are responsible for planning and implementing the School's range of research and engagement initiatives, as well as developing prospective projects and external links.

andres-velesco_flipped

Professor Andrés Velasco

Dean of the School of Public Policy

Tony Travers

Professor Tony Travers

Associate Dean of the School of Public Policy

Vanessa Rubio

Professor Vanessa Rubio-Márquez

Associate Dean for Extended Education

Joana Naritomi image 200x200

Dr Joana Naritomi

Academic Director and Associate Professor

Lloyd Gruber

Dr Lloyd Gruber

MPA Programme Director

Simon Bastow

Dr Simon Bastow

Associate Professorial Lecturer, MPP Programme Director

charles-bean

Professor Sir Charles Bean

EMPA/EMPP Programme Co-Director

 

Portrait photo of Dan Berliner

Dr Dan Berliner

EMPA/EMPP Programme Co-Director

Faculty

Nava Ashraf

Professor Nava Ashraf

Professor of Economics

Professor Nicholas Barr

Professor Nicholas Barr

Professor of Public Economics

Simon Bastow

Dr Simon Bastow

Associate Professorial Lecturer, MPP Programme Director

tim-besley-200x

Professor Sir Tim Besley

School Professor of Economics and Political Science

Gwyn Bevan

Professor Gwyn Bevan

Emeritus Professor of Economics

Generic profile image

Daniel Brieba

LSE Fellow in Political Science & Public Policy

 

Gharad Bryan

Dr Gharad Bryan

Lecturer in Economics

Robin Burgess

Professor Robin Burgess

Professor of Economics

Francesco Caselli

Professor Francesco Caselli

Norman Sosnow Professor of Economics

StephanChambers_portrait

Professor Stephan Chambers

Professor in Practice and Director, Marshall Institute for Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship

Torun Dewan

Professor Torun Dewan

Professor of Political Science

Dittmar-Jeremiah

Dr Jeremiah Dittmar

Assistant Professor in Economics

Portrait photo of Mathilde Emeriau

Dr Mathilde Emeriau

Assistant Professor in Empirical Political Economy

Alexander Evans

Professor Alexander Evans 

Professor in Practice

Tasha Fairfield

Dr Tasha Fairfield

Associate Professor of International Development

Dr Barbara Fasolo

Dr Barbara Fasolo

Associate Professor of Behavioural Science

Omar-Hammoud-Gallego

Dr Omar Hammoud Gallego

LSE Fellow in Political Science & Public Policy

Conor Gearty

Professor Conor Gearty

Professor in Human Rights

Professor Sir Julian Le Grand

Professor Sir Julian Le Grand 

Professor of Social Policy

 

LloydGruber_Faculty200200

Dr Lloyd Gruber

Assistant Professor of Political Economy of Development; MPA Programme Director

Rafael Hortala-Vallve

Dr Rafael Hortala-Vallve

Associate Professor of Political Science and Public Policy

Ethan Ilzetzki

Dr Ethan Ilzetzki

Associate Professor in Economics

Stephen Jenkins

Professor Stephen Jenkins

Professor of Economic and Social Policy

KHAN ADNAN

Professor Adnan Khan

Professor in Practice

Camille Landais

Professor Camille Landais

Associate Professor of Economics

valentino-larcinese

Professor Valentino Larcinese

Professor in Public Policy

Martin Lodge

Professor Martin Lodge

Professor of Political Science and Public Policy

frank-muci-200x200

Frank Muci

Policy Fellow

Eugenia-Nazrullaeva

Eugenia Nazrullaeva

LSE Fellow in Political Science & Public Policy

 

Henry Overman

Professor Henry Overman

Professor of Economic Geography

Berkay

Dr Berkay Ozcan

Associate Professor of Social Policy

parry-jonathan

Dr Jonathan Parry

Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy Logic and Scientific Method

daniel reck

Dr Daniel Reck

Assistant Professor of Economics

van-reenen2013-14-200x200-Cropped-200x200

Professor John Van Reenen

Ronald Coase Chair in Economics and School Professor

Dr Jonathan Roberts

Dr Jonathan Roberts

Teaching Director and Senior Lecturer in Practice

Philipp Rode

Dr Philipp Rode

Associate Professorial Lecturer

Nick-Rowley-200x200

Nick Rowley

Senior Lecturer in Practice

Thomas Sampson

Dr Thomas Sampson

Associate Professor of Economics

Mark Schankerman

Professor Mark Schankerman

Professor of Economics

Johannes Spinnewijn

Dr Johannes Spinnewijn

Associate Professor of Economics

Daniel_Sturm_1x1

Professor Daniel Sturm

Professor of Economics

JThoma-cropped

Dr Johanna Thoma

Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy Logic and Scientific Method

savvas-verdis

Dr Savvas Verdis

Senior Research Fellow

alex-400x500_entry

Professor Alex Voorhoeve

Professor, Department of Philosophy Logic and Scientific Method

 

Joachim Wehner

Dr Joachim Wehner

Associate Professor of Public Policy

Visiting Appointments

VinceCableLibDem

Rt Hon Sir Vince Cable

Visiting Professor in Practice

Hugh-Cole

Hugh Cole

Visiting Professor in Practice

 

Greg Fischer

Greg Fischer

Visiting Professor in Practice

gene-frieda200x200

Gene Frieda

Senior Visiting Fellow

Valeria Gontareva People 200x200

Valeria Gontareva

Visiting Senior Fellow

ricardo-hausmann

Professor Ricardo Hausmann

Visiting Professor in Practice

helios-herrera200x200

Professor Helios Herrera

Visiting Professor

Eduardo Levy Yeyati200x200

Professor Eduardo Levy Yeyati

Visiting Professor

Ousmene J Mandeng__300x300

Ousmène Jacques Mandeng

Visiting Fellow

geoffrey-myers200x200

Professor Geoffrey Myers

Visiting Professor

Prof Charles O (1)

Professor Charles Okehalam

Visiting Professor in Practice 

lant-pritchett-1

Professor Lant Pritchett

Visiting Professor in Practice

Elod Takats 200x200

Professor Előd Takáts

Visiting Professor in Practice

LSE Cities

R_Burdett1 200x200(1)

Professor Ricky Burdett

Director of LSE Cities; Professor of Urban Studies

Philipp Rode

Dr Philipp Rode

Executive Director of LSE Cities; Associate Professorial Lecturer

LSE-Fudan Global Public Policy Hub

Professor Tim Hildebrandt_200x200

Dr Timothy Hildebrandt

Governing Council Member

Professor Bingchun Meng_200x200

Dr Binchung Meng

Governing Council Member

yan-wang200x200

Dr Yan Wang

Research Fellow

yuxi-zhang200x200

Dr Yuxi Zhang

Research Fellow

Evgeniya Kondrashina

Dr Evgeniya Kondrashina

Research Unit Co-ordinator

Growth Co-Lab at LSE

miguel-santos200x200

Dr Miguel Santos

Director of the Growth Co-Lab

sheyla-enciso

Sheyla Enciso-Valdivia 

Policy Officer

ekaterina-vashkinskaya

Ekaterina Vashkinskaya 

Policy Officer

CamilaArroyo200x200

Camila Arroyo From

Policy Officer

Professional Services Staff

The Professional Services team supports students and faculty to deliver the School's teaching, research, and engagement initiatives. 


Head of Professional Services

Paul Sullivan

Paul Sullivan

Department Manager (Strategy and Planning)


Operations

JimOsborne200x200

Jim Osborne

Head of Projects & Operations 

 


Dean's Office

Final selection_Pilar-1

Pilar Frogley

Executive Assistant to Professor Andrés Velasco, Dean of the School of Public Policy


 Programmes Team 

caroline_milton

Caroline Boswell

Head of Programme Delivery

Michelle Batten

Michelle Batten

MPA Programme Manager

yoshi-shungu-Cropped-200x200

Yoshi Shungu

MPA Programme Administrator

victoria-bryant

Victoria Bryant

MPP Programme Administrator

Emma-Nevell200x200

Emma Nevell

MPP Programme & Student Partnerships Manager (Interim)

Generic profile image

Gabriel O'Toole

Department Co-ordinator

Verity-Wilkes-200x200

Verity Wilkes

Executive Programmes Manager (Interim)

Generic profile image

Nojmul Islam

Executive Programmes Administrator (Interim)

Generic profile image

Situ Diwan

Programme Administrator (temporary)

Jemima Warren

Jemima Swallow (on maternity leave)

MPP Programme & Student Partnerships Manager 

 

heather-gorrie

Heather Gorrie (on maternity leave)

Executive Programmes Manager

Zuzana N 200x200

Zuzana Navratilova (on maternity leave)

Executive Programmes Administrator


Careers

anne_clinton

Anne Clinton

SPP Careers Consultant


Events, Communications and Alumni Engagement Team

Liouta Polly

Polly Liouta

Head of Engagement and Communications

hannah_profilepic

Hannah Shearer

Alumni Engagement Officer

elizabeth-marie-steele

Elizabeth Steele

Digital Communications Officer

Carolina Stern_300x300

 

Carolina Stern

Events and Communications Manager

rishika-yadav

Rishika Yadav

Events and Communications Officer

Evgeniya Kondrashina

Dr Evgeniya Kondrashina

Research Unit Co-ordinator (LSE-Fudan Global Public Policy Hub Co-ordinator)


Development and Marketing

Andrew_Brennen_2

Andrew Brennen

Executive Programmes Development Manager

georgina-whitham200x200

Georgina Whitham

Student Recruitment Manager


 Research

Irene-Bucel

Dr Irene Bucelli

Programme Co-ordinator, Beveridge 2.0