SOAS University of London

CEPES Members

CEPES Convenor

Dr Bhavna Davé

Dr Bhavna Davé
CEPES Convenor
Bhavna Dave

Geopolitics of Eurasia, Labour migration regulatory regimes in Russia and Kazakhstan, China's Belt and Road Initiative and effects on Central Asia, Politics in Central Asia, Development strategies in the Russian Far East

  • Tel: 020 7898 4734
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  • Room: 224
  • Academic Support Hours: Thursdays 3-5pm


Laura El-Katiri
CEPES Member
Laura El Katiri

Energy policy, oil, natural gas, electricity, economic development and diversification, Middle East, GCC economies, Iran.

Dr Harald Heubaum
CEPES Member
Harald Haubaum

Senior Lecturer in Global Energy and Climate Policy

  • Tel: +44 (0)20 7898 4362
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  • Room: 4431
  • Academic Support Hours: By appointment

Professor Dan Plesch
CEPES Member
Dan Plesch

Applied International Relations, weapons of mass destruction, diplomacy, globalisation and corporate accountability, globalisation and democracy, globalisation and energy, the role of international non-governmental organisations, the United Nations and the Nazis.

  • Tel: +44 (0)20 7898 4841
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  • Room: 4417
  • Academic Support Hours: Mondays 12:00 noon - 2:00pm
Dr Pallavi Roy
CEPES Member
Pallavi Roy

Pallavi is a Senior lecturer in International Economics at the Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy at SOAS.