Co-Director

Prof. Dr. Jan Aart Scholte

Other Colleagues

Käte Hamburger Kolleg / Centre for Global Cooperation Research
Schifferstraße 144
47059 Duisburg
Germany

Tel:  +49 (0)203 379-5230
Fax: +49 (0)203 379-5276
E-mail: scholte@spam protectgcr21.uni-due.de

Research Interests

  • globalisation
  • governing a more global world
  • governing the global Internet
  • legitimacy and legitimation in global governance
  • civil society and global politics
  • building global democracy
  • methodologies of global research

Current Projects

  • Global Cooperation and Polycentric Governance, Centre for Global Cooperation Research, 2018–2020
  • Legitimacy in Global Governance, Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, 2016–2021
  • Legitimacy outside the State: Governing the Global Internet, Swedish Research Council, 2018–2020

Vita

Since 2018 Käte Hamburger Kolleg/ Centre for Global Cooperation Research, Duisburg
Co-Director
Since 2018 Legitimacy outside the State: Governing the Global Internet
Project Leadership
Since 2016 Legitimacy in Global Governance Programme
Co-Convener
Since 2013 University of Gothenburg, Sweden
School of Global Studies
Professor in Peace and Development
2011-2013 Global Research Priorities in Global Governance
Project Leadership
Coordinator
2008-2014 Building Global Democracy Programme
Project Leadership
Convener
2001-2015 University of Warwick, UK
Department of Politics and International Studies
Professor
2006-2008 Civil Society and Accountable Global Governance Project
Coordinator
2003-2007 ESRC Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation
Co-Director
2001-2005 Civil Society and Democracy in the Global Economy Project
Coordinator
2000-2002 Civil Society and Global Finance Project
Coordinator
1999-2001 University of Warwick, UK
Reader in International Studies
1997-1998 Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, NL
Senior Lecturer in International Studies
1985-1996 University of Sussex, UK
(Senior) Lecturer in International Relations

Publications

Tallberg, Jonas, Bäckstrand, Karin, Scholte, Jan Aart (eds.) (2018): Legitimacy in Global Governance: Sources, Processes, and Consequences, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2017): A New Global Development Agenda? Special Issue of Forum for Development Studies (edited with Fredrik Söderbaum), 44, 1, ISSN 0803-9410.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2017): Polycentrism and Democracy in Internet Governance, in Uta Kohl (ed.), The Net and the Nation State: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Internet Governance. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 165-84.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2016): Whither Global Theory? In: ProtoSociology, Vol. 33, pp. 213-24.

Scholte, Jan Aart et al. (2016): New Rules for Global Justice. London: Rowman & Littlefield International.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2015): Global Cooperation through Cultural Diversity: Remaking Democracy? Duisburg: Centre for Global Cooperation Research (Global Dialogues 8).

Scholte, Jan Aart (2014): Reinventing Global Democracy in: European Journal of International Relations, vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 3-28.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2013): Civil Society and Financial Markets: What Is Not Happening and Why, in: Journal of Civil Society, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 129-47.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2012): A More Inclusive Global Governance? The IMF and Civil Society in Africa, in: Global Governance, vol. 18, no. 2 , pp. 185-206.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2012): Poor People in Rich Countries: The Roles of Global Governance, in: Global Social Policy, vol. 12, no. 1 , pp. 3-23.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2011): Building Global Democracy? Civil Society and Accountable Global Governance (eds.), Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2011): Towards Greater Legitimacy in Global Governance, Review of International Political Economy, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 110-20.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2010): Governing a More Global World, in: Corporate Governance, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 459-74.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2009): Global Civil Society Yearbook 2008-9: Poverty and Activism (co-editor), London: Sage,  Reconstructing Contemporary Democracy’, Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 305-50.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2007): Civil Society and the Legitimation of Global Governance, Journal of Civil Society, vol. 3, no. 3 , pp. 305-26.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2005): Globalization: A Critical Introduction. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005 second and 2000 first edition (six translations).

Scholte, Jan Aart (2004): Civil Society and Democratically Accountable Global Governance, Government and Opposition, vol. 39, no. 2, pp. 211-33.

Scholte, Jan Aart (2002): Civil Society and Democracy in Global Governance, Global Governance, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 281-304.

Scholte, Jan Aart, Robert O'Brien, Anne-Marie Goetz, Marc Williams (2000): Contesting Global Governance: Multilateral Economic Institutions and Global Social Movements, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Scholte, Jan Aart (1997): Global Capitalism and the State, International Affairs, vol. 73, no. 3, pp. 427–52.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Professor in Peace and Development, School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg, since 2013
  • Professor, Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick, 2001-2015
  • Reader in International Studies, University of Warwick, 1999–2001
  • Senior Lecturer in International Studies, Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, 1997–98
  • (Senior) Lecturer in International Relations, University of Sussex, 1985–96
  • Visiting positions in Germany, India, Russia, Sweden, Uganda, UK, USA

Expertise and Consulting Work

  • Advisor to governments of Canada, France, Germany, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, UK
  • Advisor to global/regional agencies Commonwealth, Council of Europe, EU, ICANN, IMF, UN, UNESCO, UNRISD, World Bank, WTO
  • Advisor to civil society associations across all continents
  • Advisor to foundations and research councils/programmes

Seminars and Conferences

  • Presentations in 52 countries
  • Mass media interviews in 25 countries

Membership

  • Member of advisory boards in 13 countries
  • Lead editor, Global Governance, 2005-9; member of 14 other journal editorial boards
  • Research Funding: Ford Foundation, Nuffield Foundation, International Development Research Centre, Oxfam Novib, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, Swedish Research Council, UK Economic and Social Research Council, United Nations University, World Vision, KHK/Centre for Global Cooperation Research, Riksbankens Jubileumsfond.

Jennifer Apé, B.A.

Susanne Brunnbauer, B.A.

Marie Abla Dikpor, B.A.

Saina Klein, B.A.

Patricia Rinck, M.A.

Matthias Schuler, M.A.

Dr Katja Freistein

Dr Frank Gadinger

Prof. Dr Volker M. Heins

Philipp Michaelis, M.A.

Tobias Niclas Schäfer, M.A.

Dr Nina Schneider

Eva Marie Trösser, M.A.

Sabrina Pischer, M.A.

Dr Christine Unrau

Daniela Weißkopf, B.A.

Carla Gierich, M.A.

Freya Köhler, M.A.

Rakchanok Chatjuthamard, M.A.

Julia Fleck, B.A.

Juliana Fischer, B.A.

Martin Wolf, M.A.

Prof. Dr Tobias Debiel

Prof. Dr Claus Leggewie

Prof. Dr Dirk Messner

Prof. Dr. Jan Aart Scholte

Prof. Dr Sigrid Quack

Dipl.-Soz. Wiss. Uwe Amerkamp

Senyurt Isbecer

Dr Markus Böckenförde, LL.M.

Andrea Bosserhoff

Dr Rainer Baumann

Hannah Bollig

Dr Rainer Baumann

Tina Berntsen, M.A.

Magdalena Albers, B.A.

Luis Aue, MSc, MSc

Kristine Avram, M.A.

Wren Chadwick, B.A. J.D.

Till Christofzik, B.A.

Patrick Clasen, B.A.

Lena Delfs

Daniela Dietmayr, B.A.

Nina Fink, B.A.

Niklas Graf, B.A.

Ingo Haltermann, M.A.

Florian Heimes

Fentje Jacobsen, M.A.

Nele Kortendiek, M.Sc.

Jonas Krischke

Nadja Krupke, M.A.

Annegret Kunde, M.A., M.P.S.

Max Lesch, M.A.

Tim Linka, B.A.

Anika Mahla, B.A.

Dennis Michels, M.A.

Denis Neumann, M.A.

Stefanie Ostheimer, M.A.

Pol Bargués Pedreny, M.A.

Franziska Perlick, B.A.

PD Dr. Alexandra Przyrembel

Jana Rademacher, M.A.

Jan Schablitzki, B.A.

Moritz Schönleber, B.A.

Jan Schuster, M.A.

Marcel Siepmann, M.A.

Elena Simon, M.A.

Christian Skorupa, B.A.

Jörn Skowronek

Christopher Smith, M.A.

Jutta Teuwsen, M.A.

Stephen Virchow, B.A.

Shahira Wassef

Dr. Silke Weinlich

Gisela Wohlfahrt, M.A.

Dr. Andrea Licata