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Senior leadership team


The Senior Leadership Team provides the strategic direction for the Faculty. It is led by the Executive Dean, Professor Frans Berkhout, supported by the Vice Deans, Faculty Leads, Director of Administration and the Heads of School.

Professor Frans Berkhout is Executive Dean of the Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy. Frans is also Professor of Environment, Society & Climate (Department of Geography). He joined King's College London in 2013.

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Professor Christoph Meyer is Vice Dean (Research) and Professor of European & International Politics (Department of European & International Studies).

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Professor Adam Fagan is Vice Dean (Education). Adam is a Professor of European Politics in the Department of Political Economy.

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Professor John Gearson is Vice Dean (International). John is Professor of National Security Studies and Director of the Centre for Defence Studies in the Department of War Studies.

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Professor Michael Goodman is Pro Dean (Impact & Innovation) for the Faculty and Professor of Intelligence & International Affairs (Department of War Studies).

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Dr Jill Hohenstein is Director of Doctoral Studies for the Faculty. Jill is a Senior Lecturer in the Psychology of Education (School of Education, Communication & Society).

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