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Academic Leadership

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

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Professor Andrés Velasco

Dean of the School of Public Policy

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Professor Tony Travers

Associate Dean of the School of Public Policy

Department of Government

Sara Hagemann

Dr Sara Hagemann

Associate Dean for Extended Education and Associate Professor in European Politics

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Dr Babken Babajanian

Associate Professorial Lecturer; MPA Programme Director

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Professor Daniel Sturm

EMPA/EMPP Programme Director

Professor of Economics

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Professor Adnan Khan

Academic Director and Professor in Practice

Simon Bastow

Dr Simon Bastow

Assistant Professorial Lecturer, MPP Programme Director

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Professor Dilly Fung

LSE Pro-Director for Education

Professor in Practice at the School of Public Policy

 

Faculty

Nava Ashraf

Professor Nava Ashraf

Professor of Economics

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Dr Babken Babajanian

Associate Professorial Lecturer; MPA Programme Director

Oriana Bandiera

Professor Oriana Bandiera

Professor of Economics

Professor Nicholas Barr

Professor Nicholas Barr

Professor of Public Economics

Simon Bastow

Dr Simon Bastow

Assistant Professorial Lecturer, MPP Programme Director

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Professor Sir Tim Besley

School Professor of Economics and Political Science

Gwyn Bevan

Professor Gwyn Bevan

Emeritus Professor of Economics

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

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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

Lecturer in Economics

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Dr Mathilde Emeriau

Assistant Professor in Empirical Political Economy

Tasha Fairfield

Dr Tasha Fairfield

Assistant Professor of International Development

Dr Barbara Fasolo

Dr Barbara Fasolo

Associate Professor of Behavioural Science

Conor Gearty

Professor Conor Gearty

Professor in Human Rights

Professor Sir Julian Le Grand

Professor Sir Julian Le Grand 

Professor of Social Policy

 

Lloyd Gruber

Dr Lloyd Gruber

Assistant Professor of Political Economy of Development

Sara Hagemann

Dr Sara Hagemann

Associate Dean for Extended Education and Associate Professor in European Politics

Rafael Hortala-Vallve

Dr Rafael Hortala-Vallve

Associate Professor of Political Science and Public Policy

Ethan Ilzetzki

Dr Ethan Ilzetzki

Associate Professor in Economics

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Dr Ryan Jablonski

Assistant Professor in Political Science

Stephen Jenkins

Professor Stephen Jenkins

Professor of Economic and Social Policy

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Dr Chelsea Johnson

LSE Fellow - Political Science and Public Policy

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Professor Adnan Khan

Academic Director and Professor in Practice

Camille Landais

Professor Camille Landais

Associate Professor of Economics

Martin Lodge

Professor Martin Lodge

Professor of Political Science and Public Policy

Rachael McLellan

Dr Rachael McLellan

LSE Fellow in Political Science & Public Policy

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Frank Muci

Policy Fellow

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Professor Geoffrey Myers

Visiting Professor

Naritomi_joana

Dr Joana Naritomi

Assistant Professor, Department of International Development

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Professor Michael Otsuka

Professor of Philosophy

 

Henry Overman

Professor Henry Overman

Professor of Economic Geography

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Dr Berkay Ozcan

Associate Professor of Social Policy

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Dr Jonathan Parry

Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy Logic and Scientific Method

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Dr Daniel Reck

Assistant Professor of Economics

Dr Jonathan Roberts

Dr Jonathan Roberts

Teaching Director and Senior Lecturer in Practice

Vanessa Rubio

Vanessa Rubio-Márquez

Professor 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

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Professor Daniel Sturm

Professor of Economics, EMPA/EMPP Programme Director

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Dr Johanna Thoma

Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy Logic and Scientific Method

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Professor Alex Voorhoeve

Professor, Department of Philosophy Logic and Scientific Method

 

Joachim Wehner

Dr Joachim Wehner

Associate Professor of Public Policy

SPP Fellows

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Rt Hon Sir Vince Cable

Visiting Professor in Practice

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Hugh Cole

Visiting Professor in Practice

 

Greg Fischer

Greg Fischer

Visiting Professor in Practice

 

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Professor Ricardo Hausmann

Visiting Professor in Practice

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Ousmène Jacques Mandeng

Visiting Fellow

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Lant Pritchett

Visiting Professor in Practice

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)

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Nicola Foster

Manager (Interim)


Dean's Office

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Pilar Frogley

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


 Programmes Team 

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Caroline Milton (Maternity Leave)

Head of Programme Delivery

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Laura Carseldine

Head of Programme Delivery (Interim)

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Heather Gorrie

Executive Programmes Manager

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Zuzana Navratilova

Executive Programmes Administrator

Michelle Batten

Michelle Batten

MPA Programme Manager

Jemima Warren

Jemima Warren

Programme Manager (MPP & Student Partnerships)

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Emma Nevell

MPP Programme Administrator

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Georgina Whitham

Student Recruitment Manager

Lynette York

Lynette York

Student Advisor and Life Coach


Careers

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Anne Clinton

SPP Careers Consultant


Events, Communications and Alumni Engagement Team

Liouta Polly

Polly Liouta

Events and External Affairs Manager

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Connor Pearce

Digital Communications Officer (Community Engagement)

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Hannah Shearer

Alumni Engagement Officer

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Carolina Stern

Events and Communications Officer


Executive Programmes Development

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Andrew Brennen

Executive Programmes Development Manager


 Blog Team

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Ros Taylor

Managing Editor, COVID-19 blog