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Robin Lewis

Robin Lewis

Professor, Director, Master of Global Public Policy Program (MGPP), RANEPA


Robin J. Lewis is Professor and Director of the Master of Global Public Policy (MGPP) Program at RANEPA. He is also President of the International Development and Public Policy Alliance (IDPPA), a consortium of graduate policy schools in Brazil, Russia, India, China, Egypt, Turkey, Thailand, Malaysia, and South Africa founded in 2012.

Prof. Lewis was Associate Dean of the Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) in New York (1985-2007) and was also was the first Executive Director of the Global Public Policy Network (GPPN), an innovative partnership between SIPA and top universities in London, Paris, Singapore, Tokyo, Sao Paulo, and Berlin.

He has advised governments, universities, foundations, and international organizations on higher education and policy training in more than twenty countries, including China, Vietnam, Germany, Portugal, and Mongolia.