He took up a Rose Research Fellow in International Relations at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, in 2004, and joined the Department of Politics and International Relations at the University of Reading in 2006. He served as Head of the School of Politics, Economics, and International Relations from 2014 to 2015. From 2011 to 2015, he was a Senior Research Fellow in Conflict and Fragility at the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID).
Professor Zaum’s research focusses on the political economy of international post-conflict statebuilding efforts; on corruption (in particular in contexts of state fragility); and on international organisations, in particular the UN. His research has been funded by the ESRC, the British Academy, DFID, the World Bank, and the Carnegie Corporation of New York.
Professor Dominik Zaum
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Department of Politics and International Relations,
University of Reading,