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Nina Hall

  • Assistant Professor of International Relations


  • SAIS Europe

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Swiss German

Nina Hall is an Assistant Professor of International Relations at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. Her core areas of expertise are: international organizations, transnational advocacy, climate adaptation, and global refugee governance.

Hall published her second book, "Transnational Advocacy in the Digital Era, Think Global, Act Local," in 2022. Her first book titled, "Displacement, Development and Climate Change: International Organizations Moving Beyond their Mandates?," was released in 2016. Hall has published research on advocacy organizations and multilateral institutions in the International Studies Quarterly, European Journal of International Relations, Global Environmental Politics, and Global Governance.

Hall is a co-founder of an independent think tank, New Zealand Alternative, and frequently writes on New Zealand foreign policy. She holds a DPhil (PhD) in International Relations from the University of Oxford and a Master's Degree from the University of Auckland, New Zealand. She previously worked as a Lecturer at the Hertie School of Governance, and as a policy officer at the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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