Catherine Gegout Photo
Pierre Keller Visiting Associate Professor
Contact:
79 John F. Kennedy St. Taubman Bldg 416
617-496-1650
Assistant: Eneida Rosado
617-496-2280

Catherine Gegout is the Pierre Keller Visiting Professorship at the Kennedy School, Harvard University for the Spring Semester 2019. The Professorship is sponsored by the ‘Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship’. In addition, she is Associate Professor in International Relations at the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.

She has major research interests are in international relations theories, ethics and European politics, with expertise in European foreign security and economic policies. She was recently a Leverhulme Fellow, working on her current project The European Union and the Developing World: Protectionism and Exploitation, or Economic and Social Development? Previously, her attention has focused upon European military and economic intervention in the developing world, and the role of the International Criminal Court. Her most recent book Why Europe Intervenes in Africa: Security, Prestige and the Legacy of Colonialism was published in 2017 with Hurst, and in 2018 with Oxford University Press. Her previous book on European Foreign and Security Policy: States, Power, Institutions and American Hegemony was published with University of Toronto Press, 2010.

She was a Visiting Fellow at the Centre for International Studies, Cambridge, United Kingdom, a Post-doctoral Marie-Curie Research Fellowship at the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a Fulbright Senior Scholar at the University of Pittsburgh. She received her PhD in Social and Political Science from the European University Institute in Florence, after completing her MA in European Political and Administrative Studies at the College of Europe, Bruges.

Courses

Contact

Phone: 617-496-1650
Office: 79 John F. Kennedy St. Taubman Bldg 416
Assistant: Eneida Rosado

Expertise

Decision Making & Negotiation
Development & Economic Growth
Education, Training & Labor
Human Rights & Justice
International Relations & Security
Politics
Poverty, Inequality & Opportunity

HKS Affiliations

Mailing Address

Harvard Kennedy School
79 John F. Kennedy St.
Cambridge, MA 02138