Lecturers

ESD’s highly-qualified lecturers have expertise in many fields of study and come from a wide range of professional and personal backgrounds, thereby diversifying and enhancing the knowledge and expertise provided to our students and training program participants.

Mike Winnerstig (PhD)

Sweden

  • Theories of International Relations
  • European Security

Rene Värk (dr IUR)

Estonia

  • International Law
  • Diplomatic and Consular Services

Tõnis Saarts (MA)

Estonia

  • Political Theories and Systems

Viljar Veebel (PhD)

Estonia

  • International Organisations
  • Political Radicalization and Rise of Authoritarianism in Europe in 21st Century

Raul Rikk (MA)

Estonia

  • E-Governance and Cyber Security

Meelis Kitsing (PhD)

Estonia

  • International Economics

Peeter Raudsik (MA)

Estonia

  • Contemporary Middle East

Michael Roberts (MSc)

United Kingdom

  • Diplomatic Skills Training

Matthew Crandall (PhD)

United States of America

  • US Foreign Policy

Kalev Stoicescu (MA)

Estonia

  • Russian Foreign Policy

Morten Bøås (PhD)

Norway

  • Contemporary Africa

Andrew Rozeik (PhD)

United Kingdom

  • European Economic Intergation

Laure Delcour (PhD)

France

  • EU Institutions and Decision-Making

Iulii Selianko (MA)

Ukraine

  • International Conflicts

Raul Mälk (Amb)

Estonia

  • Foreign Service

Shashank Joshi (MA)

United Kingdom

  • Foreign Policy of India

Toomas Tiivel (PhD)

Estonia

  • Chinese Foreign Policy

Gerhard Reiweger (Amb)

Austria

  • Public Diplomacy Interactive Training

Paul Meerts (PhD)

The Netherlands

  • International Negotiations