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Sinisa Vukovic

Sinisa Vukovic

Senior Lecturer of Conflict Management and Global Policy

Director of the Master of Arts in Global Policy (MAGP)


Dr. Siniša Vuković is Senior Lecturer of Conflict Management and Global Policy, and the Director of the Master of Arts in Global Policy Program (MAGP). He is also a visiting professor at the Institute of Security and Global Affairs, Leiden University, and at the Amsterdam University College, University of Amsterdam. He received his PhD in International Relations and Conflict Resolution at Leiden University, an MA in International Relations and Diplomacy from Leiden University and The Netherlands Institute of International Relations “Clingendael”, and a BA (laurea) in Political Science from University of Rome “La Sapienza”. He is the recipient of many research grants, including “Rubicon” from the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO), and Gerda Henkel Foundation research grant. His research focuses on various forms of international conflict resolution, negotiation and mediation. He has published in a range of scholarly journals such as Journal of Peace Research, Cooperation and Conflict, Global Policy, Washington Quarterly, Studies in Conflict and Terrorism, Swiss Political Science Review, Millennium Journal of International Studies, International Journal of Conflict Management, International Negotiation, Asia and the Pacific Policy Studies, and Ethnopolitics, policy-relevant outlets such as Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, European Council on Foreign Relations, World Economic Forum, Sustainable Security, and Policy Forum, and contributed to several edited volumes with book chapters. His book International Multiparty Mediation and Conflict Management (2017) is published by Routledge. He is currently working on two book projects: Rethinking Conflict Management and Resolution (with I. William Zartman; publisher Edgar Elgar), and The International Negotiation Process (with P. Terrence Hopmann). He is also the co-editor of the forthcoming Research Handbook on the Politics of International Agreements (with P. Terrence Hopmann, publisher Edgar Elgar). He has taught a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses related to the field of conflict management, with a particular focus on the process of negotiation and mediation.
Vuković, S. (2017). International multiparty mediation and conflict management: Challenges of cooperation and coordination. London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.


In the News

What Montenegro’s future government means for the Western Balkans.

Sinisa Vukovic wrote for European Council on Foreign Relations, 9/15

Intractable Syria - case study of what does and does not lead to an unmanageable crisis.

Sinisa Vukovic interviewed on Humanities Matter podcast, 2/25

Engineering an endgame in Afghanistan.

Sinisa Vukovic wrote for the Wilson Center Asia Program, 2/21