Nikolas G. Emmanuel
Øster Farimagsgade 5, 1353 København K, Bygning: 25.0.13
Nikolas Emmanuel is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and the Centre for Resolution of International Conflict at the University of Copenhagen. He received his Ph.D. in political science from the University of California, Davis. He was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Oklahoma State University from 2008-2013 and a Visiting Instructor at Connecticut College from 2006-2008. Nik also has a B.A. in political science from the University of California, San Diego and an M.Phil. (DEA) in political science and African studies from the Institut d’Études Politiques and the Centre d'Études d'Afrique Noire in Bordeaux, France. His research is in the area of international relations and comparative politics, with an emphasis on the use of third party incentive strategies to facilitate changes in the behavior of various state and non-state actors in Africa and beyond.
In December 2016, I became co-principal investigator in a Horizon 2020 ERC Consolidator Grant project that examines transnational crinimal networks between Africa and Europe. This five year grant for 2 million euros brings together a small team of researchers from Anthropology and Political Science.