Dr Belisa Marochi is a Senior Lecturer within the School of Law and Politics, and the Head of the Institute of Sustainable Development at Middlesex University Dubai. She holds a PhD in Social Sciences from Roskilde University (in collaboration with the University of Birmingham), an MA in Political Science from the University of North Carolina, and a BA in Global Studies (Socio-economics and Politics of the Middle East) from the University of California. She is a member of the International Society for Third Sector Research, and an advocate for gender equality and the implementation of sustainable practice.
Belisa’s teaching and learning interests include Globalisation: International Political Economy, Principles and Practices of International Relations, Social Science in a Contemporary Society, and the Introduction of Politics. Her research interests include Stakeholder Engagement, Collaborative Governances, Urban Development, Ethnography, and Emerging Markets.
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