Democracy That Delivers

The Shared Societies Project

Building a World Safe for Difference

Necla Tschirgi

Senior Researcher, Former Senior Policy Advisor/Consultant, UN Peacebuilding Support Office

Necla Tschirgi

Dr. Necla Tschirgi has held many positions in the areas of research, policy analysis, teaching, research management and grant making She was Senior Policy Advisor/Consultant in the UN Peacebuilding Support Office (2007-2009), Independent Researcher/Consultant, at The Ford Foundation (2006); Vice President, International Peace Academy (IPA), (2001–2005); Director, Security-Development Nexus Research Program (2003-2006); Team Leader and Senior Specialist of the Peacebuilding and Reconstruction Program Initiative at the International Development Research Centre (1997- 2001); Senior Program Officer of the Social Sciences Division, at the International Development Research Centre (1992- 1997); Middle East Research Competition (MERC), at the Ford Foundation (1986-1991); and Adjunct Professor of Political Science, American University in Cairo, Egypt (1985-1991).

Dr. Tschirgi's current research interests lie at the intersection of development and security. Her most recent publication is “Security & Development: Searching for Critical Connections” edited with Michael S. Lund and Francesco Mancini (Lynne Rienner Publications, 2010.




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