Signature Lecture: "Roadmaps after the Peace" - A. J. R. Groom

Tuesday, September 15, 2009 - 7:00 PM
CIGI, 57 Erb Street West, Waterloo, Canada
Sep 15

About the lecture:

What do the victors do after their victory to reconcile the vanquished to a new world order? An analysis, with examples, of retribution, tribunals, restitution, truth commissions and conflict resolution.

This lecture is co-sponsored by CIGI and CIC.

About the speaker:

Professor A. J. R. Groom is Professor Emeritus of International Relations at the University of Kent at Canterbury. He teaches regularly at Sciences-Po Paris, the IEP de Lille and the Diplomatische Akademie Wien.

He was educated at University College London, Lehigh University and the Institut Universitaire de Hautes Etudes Internationales in Geneva from which he received his doctorate. He received a Doctorate honoris causa from the University of Tampere in Finland in May 2000. He is an Honorary (Guest) Professor of Renmin People's University in Beijing and teaches regularly at Sciences-Po Paris and Lille and the Diplomatische Akademie in Vienna. He is visiting Professor in Politics at Canterbury Christchurch University.

He has been particularly active in professional associations having been the Founder and for ten years Chairman of the European Standing Group for International Relations, Chairman of BISA and Vice-President of ISA. He was a member of the Executive Committee of the European Consortium for Political Research and is currently Executive Secretary of the World International Studies Committee (WISC).

He has published 16 books and over 160 articles and chapters in the fields of International Relations, International Organisation, Conflict and Strategic Studies, European International Relations and British foreign and defence policy. He is Editor of Global Society.

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