Karin Arts: Professor of International Law and Development
Keywords: International law and (sustainable) development, international human rights law, children’s rights, human rights-based approaches to development, climate change and human rights, and EU development cooperation.
Jun (Saturnino) Borras: Professor of Agrarian Studies
Keywords: Agrarian politics, specifically: land politics and policies, (trans)national agrarian movements, food politics, forestry, state-society interactions in rural development, rural conflict, biofuels, 'flex crops', land grabbing and food sovereignty, climate change politics.
Des Gasper: Professor of Human Development, Development Ethics and Public Policy
Keywords: Ethics of development; international migration; theories of human development, human security, human needs and well-being; policy discourse analysis; climate change
Wil Hout: Professor of Governance and International Political Economy
Keywords: Governance and politics of developing countries, international political economy, regionalism, international cooperation, development assistance policies.
Inge Hutter: Rector of ISS, Professor of Participatory and Qualitative Research in Population and Development
Keywords: Qualitative research methods; population and development; health and demography in developing countries