Lecturer,
Université d’Ottawa / Carleton

 

Areas of Expertise
Diplomacy, Disarmament, Global Governance, International Affairs, International Organizations, Peacekeeping, Secretaries-General, United Nations, United Nations Reform, US Foreign Policy

Region of Focus
Europe, North America, The Middle East

Background
Dr. Marcel Jesenský teaches history, political science and European studies at the University of Ottawa and Carleton. He worked at the Department of Foreign Affairs in Bratislava, where he managed UN affairs, and served at the Permanent Mission to the United Nations in New York.
His research interests include United Nations history, international relations and diplomacy. He is the author of two monographs, The Slovak – Polish Border, 1918-1947 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014) and The United Nations under Ban Ki-moon, 2007-2016 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2019), and is currently working on a history of Canadian-Slovak diplomatic relations

Recent Publications

M. Jesenský, The United Nations under Ban Ki-moon, 2007-2016 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2019)
M. Jesenský, The Slovak – Polish Border, 1918-1947 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)

Recent ACUNS Activity

Participated at 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 Annual Meetings

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Updated August, 2019