Dr. Robin Ramcharan is currently the co-founder and Executive Director of the Asia Centre and a professor of International Relations in Bangkok. He graduated with a B.A. Honours from Queen’s History in 1989. Since then he has gone on to live, study, and teach around the world. He holds a PhD and M.A. in International Relations from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland. He also holds an MA from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and an LLM and LLB from the University of London. He has been a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Center for International Peace and Security Studies at McGill University and the University of Montreal. His professional experience spans academia, international organizations, and the private sector. He has worked in the cooperation for development sector for many years in an international organization, implementing capacity building programmes and undertaking training of human resources for the benefit of developing countries. He has also taught and researched on international security, human security, humans rights and democracy, and intellectual property rights.
To learn more about Robin's time at Queen's and his work with the Asia Centre, listen to the Alumni Archives Podcast, episode 14.