Noële was awarded her PhD and MSc from the Department of International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She also holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Prior to joining the Department of Political Science at University College London she worked as a UCL Teaching Fellow in International Relations at Nazarbayev University, in Astana, Kazakhstan. She has also taught in the Department of International Relations at LSE and served at the Office for Disarmament Affairs at the United Nations in New York. In addition to ‘Evaluating the Responsibility to Protect: Mass Atrocity Prevention as a Consolidating Norm in International Society’ (Routledge, 2016), she is the author of ‘Multilateralism Versus Unilateralism: The Relevance of the United Nations in a Unipolar World’ (Peter Lang, 2008). She blogs occasionally at Global Policy.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Noële’s research interests revolve around the politics of intervention, the prevention of mass atrocity crimes, and the ‘responsibility to protect’.