Wolfgang Danspeckgruber speaks at the 2021 G20 in Bologna
Sept. 23, 2021

Wolfgang Danspeckgruber, LISD Founding Director, and co-chair of PORDIR, was invited to the G20 Interfaith Forum 2021 “Time to Heal - Peace among, Cultures - Understanding Between Religions,” organized by the G20 Italy 2021 directorate in Bologna.  

LISD Director Andrew Moravcsik named Technical University of Munich Distinguished Affiliated Professor
Sept. 16, 2021

LISD Director Andrew Moravcsik, Professor of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University, was appointed " Technical University of Munich Distinguished Affiliated Professor."  He was honored for his outstanding pioneering research work in European…

Kabul’s Fall and its Consequences
Sept. 13, 2021

The following guest editorial appeared in Die Presse titled, " Kabul's Fall und seine Folgen."  Translation by Karen M. Gallagher-Teske, Research Assistant at LISD. Title image courtesy of The REACH Initiative.

Wolfgang F. Danspeckgruber…

Nadia Crisan named Dean’s D.C. Fellow at UVA’s Darden Business School
Sept. 7, 2021

Nadia Crisan, LISD’s executive director, was invited to join a selective  group of 10 senior global leaders and advise the Dean of the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business for the next two years on its strategy for Washington and other world capitals. Crisan was also asked to join Darden’s practitioner teaching group and to…

LISD Executive Committee Member Amaney Jamal named dean of the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs
June 14, 2021

Amaney Jamal, the Edwards S. Sanford Professor of Politics and director of the Mamdouha S. Bobst Center for Peace and Justice, has been named dean of the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs.

LISD Student Fellows, Carson Maconga and Isra Thange, Selected to Join 2021 Cohort of the Scholars in the Nation's Service Initiative
Jan. 28, 2021

Two LISD student fellows, Carson Maconga ’22 and Isra Thange ‘22, are among 12 Princeton University students selected to the 2021 cohort of the Woodrow Wilson School's Scholars in the Nation's Service Initiative (SINSI). Maconga and Thange are both undergraduate fellows with LISD’s Global Diplomatic and Security Challenges (GDSC) seminar during the 2020-21 academic year.

LISD Director, Andrew Moravcsik, to present the Perry World House 2021 Distinguished Lecture in Public Policy
Jan. 25, 2021

Right-wing nationalist populism has swept the transatlantic world in the last decade, as populist leaders, causes, and parties — Brexit in the United Kingdom, Donald Trump in the United States, Viktor Orbán in Hungary, and others — rose to levels of power not seen in Europe since the Second World War, and questioned what many saw as fundamental…

Professor Erich Leitenberger, A Stalwart of Ecumenical Dialogue and LISD Non-Resident Fellow, Dies at Age 76
Jan. 22, 2021

Professor Erich Leitenberger, a pioneer of the ecumenical movement and a deeply valued Non-Resident Fellow of the Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination (LISD) for over 10 years and an active participant in the LISD’s Program on Religion, Diplomacy and International Relations (PORDIR), died in his home in Vienna, Austria on January 18,…