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Richard Caplan

Richard Caplan
Professor of International Relations, University of Oxford

Richard Caplan is professor of international relations in the department of politics and International relations at the University of Oxford. He has been editor of World Policy Journal, a specialist advisor to the select committee on foreign affairs in the UK's House of Commons, a research associate at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) and New York director of IWPR. He has also served as a consultant to the United Nations and to various governments, and as a member of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on Fragile States. He has been a visiting professor at the European University Institute (EUI), SciencesPo, Princeton University, and the University of Konstanz. He is the author and editor of several books, including Europe's New Nationalism: States and Minorities in Conflict (Oxford University Press), Europe and the Recognition of New States in Yugoslavia (Cambridge University Press),International Governance of War-torn Territories: Rule and Reconstruction (Oxford University Press), Exit Strategies and State Building (Oxford University Press), and The Measure of Peace (forthcoming). 


Appointed: 24 September 2005