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Annette Hubschle

Annette Hübschle  is a Senior Researcher involved in the Environmental Futures programme. The Environmental Futures programme is an initiative of the GRG, Public Law Department  Read more >>

Clifford Shearing 

Clifford Shearing leads the Global Risk Governance programme. His current work is focused on reshaping the boundaries of criminological studies in ways that enable criminologists to engage with the shifts in the risk landscapes that are characterising the 21st Century. Read more >>

Elaine Atkins 

Elaine Atkins administers the Global Risk Governance programme. She is responsible for the office management, information management, communication, reporting and finances of the programme. Read more >>

Elkanah O. Babatunde

Elkanah O. Babatunde is a student research and administration assistant in the Global Risk Governance programme.  Elkanah maintains the library database and assists with the website.  He is currently studying towards a PhD at UCT.   Read more >>

John Cartwright

Professor John Cartwright is a Researcher in the GRG.  Read more >>

Julie Goodness

Julie Goodness is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the GRG programme's Art of Resilience project. Read more >>

GRG Research fellows:

Barak Morgan

Barak Morgan is a Research Fellow in the Global Risk Governance programme. He is an Honorary Research Associate, Public Law Department, Law Faculty, University of Cape Town. His research focuses on human social-cognitive-affective neuroscience. Read more >>

Cameron Harrington 

Cameron Harrington is an Assistant Professor, School of Government and International Affairs, Durham Universityand a Research Fellow in the GRG. His research focuses on global environmental politics. Read more >>

Cameron Holley

Cameron Holley is a Professor at the University of New South Wales, Australia. He conducts research in the fields of environmental law, natural resources law and water law, with a focus on regulation and governance. Cameron is a Research Fellow in the Global Risk Governance programme. Read more >>

Emma Lecavalier

Emma Lecavalier  is a political science doctoral student at the University of Toronto. Read more >>

Hilton Trollip

Hilton Trollip is an energy sector specialist. He is a Research Fellow in the Global Risk Governance programme. Read more >>

Jan Froestad 

Jan Froestad is an Associate Professor at the University of Bergen, Norway.  His research focus is on energy security, development studies, public policy and informal economies. Read more >>

Jarrett Blaustein

Jarrett Blaustein is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology in the School of Social Sciences, Monash University. His research examines the intersections between security governance and sustainable development and he is developing an international programme of research to empirically examine how policing actors and assemblages are adapting to Anthropogenic risks in different parts of the world. Read more >>

Julie Berg

Julie Berg is a a Senior Lecturer in the School of Social and Political Sciences and a member of the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research, Glasgow University. Julie is a Research Fellow in the Global Risk Governance programme   Read more >> 

Kurt Ackermann 

Kurt Ackermann is affiliated with the Global Risk Governance programme. He is Director and General Manager of the Oranjezicht City Farm and Co-Founder and Trustee of the South African Urban Food and Farming Trust. Read more >>

Lorena Pasquini

Lorena Pasquini is an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Cape Town. Lorena is a GRG Research Fellow. Read more >>

Nicholas Simpson

Nick Simpson is a postdoctoral research fellow at the African Climate & Development Initiative (ACDI), University of Cape Town. Nick’s current research concentrates on the complexity of climate risk, climate change literacy, perception and response, energy access, and security practices at the interface of climate change and conflict.  Read more >>

Saul Roux

Saul Roux is a Research Fellow in the Global Risk Governance programme.  Read more >>

Simon Howell

Simon Howell is a Research Fellow in the Global Risk Governance programme.   Read more >>

Sophie Nakueira

Sophie Nakueira is a Research Associate at the Max Planck Institute, in the ‘Integration and Conflict’ department where she has been a post-doctoral research fellow since February, 2017.  She is a Research Fellow in the GRG programme.  Read more >> 

Suzall Timm

Suzall Timm  is a lecturer in the Department of Anthropology and Development Studies at the University of Johannesburg.  Read more>>

Tariro Kamuti

Tariro Kamuti is a Research Fellow in the Global Risk Governance programme.  Read more>>

Tariro Mutongwizo

Tariro Mutongwizo is a Lecturer in the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, University of New England, Australia.  Read more >>