Steffen Hertog


  • Associate professor of comparative politics at the London School of Economics
  • Previously the Kuwait Professor at Sciences Po Paris
  • Previously a lecturer in political economy at the University of Durham
  • Was a post-doctoral research fellow at Princeton University
  • Holds an MA from the University of Bonn, an  MSc from the School of Oriental and African Studies, and a D.Phil from the University of Oxford
  • Author of Princes, Brokers, and Bureaucrats as well as Engineers of Jihad: The Curious Connection Between Violent Extremism and Education