Susan Engel, Ph.D.

University of Wollongong

City: Wollongong, New South Wales

Country: Australia

About Me:

I am a Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Studies at the University the Wollongong. I lecture in the areas of development, international politics and political economy and Southeast Asian politics. I've written on book on the Word Bank in Southeast Asia and over 20 journal articles and chapters. I'm currently researching multilateral development finance, development cooperation between the nations of the Global South, sanitation, microfinance, emotions in development, and teaching and learning in international studies. I worked in the government, community, and aid sectors before becoming an academic and volunteer with indigo foundation, a not-for-profit community development NGO (board member 2002-2018).

Research Interests


Political Economy

Asian Politics

Multilateral Development Banks

Economic Development

Politics Of Development

Emotions And Politics

Countries of Interest