Alan S Alexandroff is the Director of the Global Summitry Project (GSP) as well as a Senior Editor for Oxford’s Global Summitry: Politics, Economics and Law in International Governance at the Munk School of Global Affairs, the University of Toronto. Dr. Alexandroff leads the GSP’s efforts to analyze and evaluate the adequacy of global summitry and global governance in the international system. Following the editing of, Can the World be Governed? Possibilities for Effective Multilateralism (Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2008), a second volume, co-edited with Andrew F. Cooper and published by Brookings entitled, Rising States; Rising Institutions: Challenges for Global Governance (Brookings Institution Press, 2010)
Dr. Alexandroff focuses his research work on the contemporary Liberal Order, global governance architecture and the role and consequences of the Influentials in global governance. He is currently working on The Rise of the Informals for the publisher Edward Elgar.
Dr. Alexandroff writes frequently on global summitry at Rising BRICSAM and various blogs.
Dr. Alexandroff received his B.A., cum laude with distinction in all subjects from Cornell University, an M.A. and Ph.D. in Government from Cornell University, an M.A. in International History from the London School of Political Science and Economics and an L.L.B. from the McGill University Law School.