Dr Harry Verhoeven

Published: 7 Oct 2016

State/Province: Kinshasa

Prof Harry Verhoeven teaches at the School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Georgetown University. Prof Verhoeven completed a doctorate at the University of Oxford, where he was a postdoctoral fellow from 2012 to 2014 and a Junior Research Fellow at Wolfson College from 2013 to 2014. His research focuses on conflict, development and the environment the Horn of Africa and the Great Lakes Region, including the Democratic Republic of Congo. He has published on hydropolitics, state-building and conflict in country and the region.  His research covers areas such as emerging powers, humanitarian intervention/responsibility to protect, state building, post-liberation movements, armed conflict and climate change and water in Africa. Outside academia he has worked in Congo with the Belgian government. A list of his publications can be found here: https://qatar.sfs.georgetown.edu/profile/harry-verhoeven.