I learned in fact a lot, and mainly due to the great and wonderful online-professor, Dr Biljana Scott, who was just amazing, very knowledgeable, professional and with a great personal e-touch.

Ramin Kaweh - UN-NGLS, Programme Officer (July 2006)

Our courses are taught by over 50 diplomats, academics and other experts, who bring a wide range of experience and perspectives from all over the world.

You can also browse the full biographies of all faculty members.

Mr Amr Aljowaily is currently Counselor at Egypt's Mission to the UN in New York, and Vice chair of the UN Disarmament Commission.

Dr Alexandra Délano Alonso is a faculty member and assistant professor at The New School University, New York.

Daniel Beaudoin is a consultant on humanitarian diplomacy and civil-military affairs, as well as a lecturer on humanitarian diplomacy and aid...

Professor GR Berridge is Emeritus Professor of International Politics at the University of Leicester, where he was the founding Director of the...

Dr Andri Bisaz holds a PhD in Geography and Geology from Berne University, Switzerland.

Dr Stephanie Borg Psaila has been a tutor on DiploFoundation's Internet Governance Capacity Building Programme (IGCBP) for over 5 years.

Ms Fátima Cambronero was born in Argentina, and is a lawyer by profession.

Ambassador Victor Camilleri is currently serving as Executive Director in the Ministry for European Affairs in Malta, with special responsibility...

Ms Alejandra Lopez Carbajal has more than seven years' experience in the field of climate change and international negotiations.

Mr Bipul Chatterjee is an Indian economist with 20 years of experience on issues related to international trade and development, especially on...

Ms Solange Cross is a Junior Research Fellow at the Institute of International Relations (IIR), at the University of the West Indies, St Augustine...

Adela Danciu is a Law and Political Sciences graduate of the University of Bucharest. She holds an MA in International and EU Law.

Dr Petru Dumitriu is currently Ambassador and Permanent Observer of the Council of Europe to the United Nations Office and other international...

Mr Haraldur Þór Egilsson is a historian with a BA degree (first class) from the University of Iceland and an MA (with distinction) in Diplomatic...

Alan Franklin obtained an LLB and JD from the University of Toronto and an LLM in international law from the London School of Economics.

Mrs Liz Galvez was a senior diplomat with the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office until 2006.  During her 33-year career, she served in a wide...

Tracy Hackshaw is founding Vice Chair of the Internet Society Trinidad & Tobago Chapter.

Ms Dominique Hempel Rodas is a Swiss lawyer with more than 20 years experience on issues related to international law, development and private-...

Ms Katharina Höne is currently writing her PhD at the Department of International Politics, Aberystwyth University, Wales.

Christopher Lamb is Special Adviser to the Australian Red Cross and the IFRC.

Graham Lister MSc, PhD, is a sociologist and economist with an international reputation for work on health policy and value for money.

Dr Andrei Mikheyev is a project manager at Yandex, Russia's biggest Internet company.

Sheba Mohammid, from Trinidad and Tobago, is interested in multi-disciplinary and transformative strategies for ICT4D.

Jean-Michel Monod, a Swiss citizen, worked for 37 years with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), in the field (Head of...

Ms Mary Murphy is a communications trainer and publishing consultant based in Budapest.

Judy Okite is a member of the IGF Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG), and is the Internet Governance Coordinator at FOSSFA.

Ms Utchay Okoli is a native of Nigeria.

Ms Virginia (Ginger) Paque was born in the United States, but lived in Venezuela for more than 35 years.

Ms Jenny Pearson has lived and worked in Cambodia since 1995.

Vladimir Radunović is a coordinator of e-diplomacy educational and training programmes of DiploFoundation.

Ambassador Kishan S. Rana was educated at St Stephens College, Delhi University and holds a BA (Honors) and an MA in Economics (First Division)....

Katitza Rodriguez is Electronic Frontier Foundation’s (EFF) international rights director.

Carolina Rossini, JD, LLM, MA in International Negotiations, MBA, is an expert in intellectual property with 10 years of experience - as a lawyer...

Ambassador Paramjit (Pummy) S Sahai served in the Indian Foreign Service (1963–2000) as India’s Ambassador/High Commissioner to Malawi, Lesotho,...

Dr Biljana Scott was trained as a linguist (BA in Chinese, M.Phil and D.Phil in Linguistics, University of Oxford).

Dr Waheguru Pal Singh Sidhu is the Visiting Fellow for Disarmament and a former Director of the New Issues in Security Course (NISC) at the Geneva...

Mr Andrej Skrinjaric was born in Karlovac, Croatia, and studied Chinese Language and Literature at the Faculty of Philology, University of...

Tore Svenning joined the Norwegian Red Cross in 1985, following some years of volunteering, and has been posted in Sudan, Geneva, Jordan, Cyprus,...

Ms Stacey-Marie Syne works in the field of environmental and knowledge management in UN entities.She graduated from the University of the West...

Mr Terribile is currently personal secretary to the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Malta.

Ms Michaela Told is currently Executive Director of the Global Health Programme at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies...

Mr Ibrahim Uvais is a PhD candidate at the School of Arts and Social Sciences in Monash University, Malaysia.

Dr Barbara Zanchetta is a Visiting Fellow at the GCSP working on disarmament and a Researcher at the Finnish Institute of International Affairs (...

 

Workshop lecturers and facilitators

Ambassador Leslie Agius joined the Executive Civil Service in 1964, a few days after Malta’s independence from Britain and was posted to the...

Mr Pete Cranston is a knowledge management, communication and social media specialist, with long experience as a facilitator and trainer.

Dejan is technical director of DiploFoundation, where he designs software and co-ordinates technical activities supporting innovative online...

The Hon. Dr Michael Frendo, MP, currently, Speaker of the Parliament of Malta, has been a Member of the Maltese Parliament for the past 23 years...

Ms Marilia Maciel is a researcher and coordinator of the Center for Technology and Society of the Getulio Vargas Foundation (CTS/FGV) in Rio de...

Passionate about engaging people in community building, Milutin has over 25 years of experience in the not-for-profit sector.

Ms Mary Murphy is a communications trainer and publishing consultant based in Budapest.

Mr Valeriu Nicolae is a human rights activist and communications trainer with extensive experience in Europe and worldwide.

Ms Lourdes Pullicino is currently Research Assistant and Teaching Associate at the Mediterranean Academy of Diplomatic Studies (MEDAC).

Ms Roxana Radu is a PhD candidate in International Relations/Political Science at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies...

Dr Alex Sceberras Trigona, a Founder Member of DiploFoundation, has been organising courses simulating international negotiations – bilateral and...

Hannah has been the Educational Programmes Director for Diplo since 2003 and has worked with Diplo since 1999.

Having secured experience in the marketing and academic sectors at the start of his career, Patrick Tabone worked as Head of Secretariat of the...

Dr Nadia Theuma holds degrees in Anthropology and Tourism Studies. She has been a member of staff at the University of Malta for more than 14...