David Motadel is Associate Professor of International History
at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).
He studied in Germany, Switzerland, and England. He completed
his MPhil (2006) and PhD (2010) in History at the University of
Cambridge, where he was a Gates Scholar. His doctoral dissertation
was awarded several prizes, including the Prince Consort Prize and
Seeley Medal of the University of Cambridge for the best history
dissertation of the year.