photo of Louiza Odysseos

Prof Louiza Odysseos

Post:Professor of International Relations (International Relations, International Development)
Other posts:Interim Director of Student Experience (School of Global Studies)
Location:ARTS C C355

Telephone numbers
Internal:8835 or 8892
UK:01273 678835 or 01273 678892
International:+44 1273 678835 or +44 1273 678892

Research expertise:
download vCarddownload vCard to your mobile


Louiza Odysseos is Professor of International Relations in the Department of International Relations, School of Global Studies. She is Co-Director of the Sussex Rights and Justice Research Centre and remains active in the Managament Committee of the Centre for Advanced International Theory (CAIT), having been its Director in 2015-16. She is a member of the international steering group of the Resistance Studies Network, a global inter- and multi-disciplinary community of scholars and activists, and co-edits its Book Series on Resistance Studies: Critical Engagements with Power and Social Change.  

Louiza joined Sussex in 2006, having taught at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London and the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). She holds a BSc in Foreign Service (magna cum laude) from Georgetown University, Washington DC and an MSc [Econ] and PhD from the LSE. 


Professor of International Relations

Co-Director, Sussex Rights and Justice Research Centre

Management Committee, Centre for Advanced International Theory