Head of Office at the United Nations, United Nations University

James Cockayne is Head of Office for UNU at the United Nations. His new book is Hidden Power: The Strategic Logic of Organized Crime (Hurst/OUP, 2016).

Experience

  • 2014–present
    Associate fellow, Geneva Centre for Security Policy
  • 2013–2016
    Head of Office at the United Nations, United Nations University
  • 2012–2012
    Visiting professor, Columbia University
  • 2010–2012
    Co-Director, Centre for Global Counterterrorism Cooperation
  • 2006–2010
    Senior fellow, International Peace Institute
  • 2002–2003
    Principal Legal Officer, Transnational Crime Unit, Australian Attorney-General's Department

Education

  • 2015 
    King's College London, Ph.D. / War Studies
  • 2005 
    New York University School of Law, LL.M. (International Legal Studies)
  • 2002 
    University of Sydney, LL.B. (Hons.)