Prof Andrej Zwitter

Professor of International Relations and Head of the Department of Political Science, University of Groningen, Netherlands

Andrej Zwitter holds the NGIZ Chair of International Relations and Ethics at the Faculty of Law, the University of Groningen. He is a senior fellow at Canterbury Christ Church, University, UK. Zwitter heads the department of Political Science and co-chairs the research section Research in Ethics and Globalisation. He is the deputy editor in chief of the Journal of International Humanitarian Action and co-editor of Politics & Governance. Andrej Zwitter’s current research foci include ethics in international politics and law, Big Data ethics, state of emergency politics, as well as law and politics of humanitarian action. He recently published the monograph “Humanitarian Intelligence – A Practitioner’s Guide to Crisis Analysis and Project Design” Rowman & Littlefield 2016 and the edited volume “Humanitarian Action: Global, Regional and Domestic Legal Responses” Cambridge University Press 2014.

Andrej Zwitter is member of the Network of Humanitarian Action (NOHA).