Core faculty

John D. Ciorciari

Associate Professor of Public Policy; Director, International Policy Center

John D. Ciorciari is an associate professor of public policy and director of the Ford School's Weiser Diplomacy Center and International Policy Center. His research focuses on international law and politics in the Global South. He is the author of The Limits of Alignment: Southeast Asia and the Great Powers since 1975 (Georgetown University Press 2010) and co-author of Hybrid Justice: The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (University of Michigan Press 2014). His current book project is entitled "Sovereignty Sharing in Fragile States." Previously, Ciorciari has been an Andrew Carnegie Fellow, an Asia Society Fellow, a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford, a policy official in the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of International Affairs, and an associate at the international law firm of Davis Polk & Wardwell. He holds a BA and JD from Harvard and an MPhil and DPhil from Oxford, where he was a Fulbright Scholar.

Educational Background

AB and JD, Harvard University
DPhil, University of Oxford
Fulbright Scholar, University of Oxford

Professional Affiliations

Andrew Carnegie Fellow

Recent Publications

"Contracting Out, Legitimacy, and State Building" Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding with Stephen D. Krasner (2018), "Asiprations with Limitations: Indonesia's Foreign Affairs under Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono" in Ulla Fionna et al. (ISEAS, 2018), "Commentary on the United Nations Set of Principles to Combat Impunity" (Oxford University Press, 2018)