We are very happy and honored that Professor Ole Wæver accepted our humble request to become one of the members of the Honorary Board of Advisors.
Ole Wæver is Professor of International Relations at the Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen, and Director of the Center for Resolution of International Conflicts. He has published and broadcast extensively in the field of international relations, and is one of the main architects of the Copenhagen School in International Relations. Prior to his professoriate at University of Copenhagen, Wæver was a senior research fellow at Copenhagen Peace Research Institute (1985-1999). His areas of research include: theories of international relations, the study of conflicts, Danish security and defense policy, the history of concepts, and Security theory. Wæver was a member of the Danish Government’s Commission on Security and Disarmament Affairs between 1993 and 1995 and the replacement of the institute, the Danish Institute of International Affairs (DUPI), between 1995 and 2002. He is a member of the editorial board for European Journal of International Affairs, Security Dialogue, International Studies Perspective and the Cambridge Review of International Affairs.
Wæver is director of the Danish PhD school, Politologisk Forskerskole. He has written several pieces together with Barry Buzan. These include the two books:
– Regions and Powers: The Structure of International Security, Cambridge University Press, 2003.
– Security: A New Framework for Analysis, Boulder CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1998.
Wæver has also co-edited the following book with Iver B. Neumann:
– The Future of International Relations: Masters In The Making? London: Routledge, 1997.