Ist seit 2011 Professor für Internationale Beziehungen, speziell Internationale Politische Ökonomie, an der Fakultät für Internationale, Politische und Urbane Studien der Universidad del Rosario in Bogotá, Kolumbien. Zwischen September 2019 und Dezember 2020 verbrachte er einen längeren Gastaufenthalt am Institut für Politikwissenschaft der Universität Leipzig, welcher auch Lehraufträge am Lehrstuhl für Internationale Beziehungen und transnationale Politik umfasste.

Auf dem Gebiet der Internationalen Politischen Ökonomie gilt sein spezielles Interesse den globalen Finanzbeziehungen mit einem geographischen Schwerpunkt auf Lateinamerika sowie den politischen und wirtschaftlichen Beziehungen zwischen China und Lateinamerika.

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Curriculum Vitae

Since September 2015 Full Professor, School of International, Political and Urban Studies, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá

September 2019 – December 2020 Visiting Scholar and Adjunct Professor at the Institute of Political Science, Chair for International Politics, University of Leipzig, Germany

February 2016 – June 2019 Head of Master´s and Doctoral Program (since December 2016) in Political and International Studies, School of Political Science, Government, and International Relations, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá

December 2014 – December 2016 Elected member of Comité Asesor Docente (CAD) at Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá

September 2013 – October 2018 Editor-in-chief of Desafíos, academic journal published by the Center for Political and International Studies at the School of Political Science, Government, and International Relations at the Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá

March - August 2013 Visiting Scholar, Department of Political Science and International Studies, Yonsei University, and KFAS Fellowship Holder, Seoul, Republic of Korea

February 2011 – September 2015 Associate Professor, School of Political Science, Government, and International Relations, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá

January 2006 – January 2011 Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá

July 2004 – December 2005 Visiting Scholar, Department of Political Science, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá

February 2003 – May 2004 Associate Researcher, Overseas Development Institute London

October 2002 – June 2010 MPhil/Ph.D. student in Development Studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science

June 1999 – August 2002 Consultant, The World Bank, Washington, DC

September 1997 – May 1999 Master in International Relations at the Paul H. Nitze School for Advanced International Studies of the Johns Hopkins University, Bologna and Washington, DC

September 1994 – May 1995 Graduate exchange student in the Department of Political Science at Duke University, Durham

October 1990 – March 1996 Undergraduate studies in Political Science at the University of Potsdam, Germany

June 1990 Bachelor degree from from Max-Klinger-Oberschule in Leipzig, Germany

“Peru-Republic of Korea Relations”, in: Carolina Urrego-Sandoval and Ramon Pacheco Pardo (eds.), Exploring Trade Cooperation between the Pacific Alliance and South Korea. Research Report, Bogotá: Universidad de los Andes & Korea Foundation, February 2021, pp. 19-28.

Preface to Yegor Gaidar, El Colapso de un Imperio. Lecciones para la Rusia contemporánea. Cali: Editorial Universidad Icesi and Tirant lo Blanch 2021.

(with Laura Manrique) “The Highest, the Lowest and the In-betweens: Tracing the Map of China’s Influence in Latin America”, in: Pablo Baisotti (ed.), Writing about Latin American Sovereignty: The Latin American Board. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2020, pp. 178-219.

(with Angelika Rettberg, Carlo Nasi, and Juan Diego Prieto, eds.), ¿Diferentes recursos, conflictos distintos? La economía política regional del conflicto armado y la criminalidad en Colombia. Bogotá: Ediciones Uniandes 2018 (published in English in 2020 under the title: Different Resources, Different Conflicts? The Subnational Political Economy of Armed Conflict and Crime in Colombia)

(with Angelika Rettberg, Carlo Nasi, and Juan Diego Prieto) “¿Recursos diferentes, conflictos distintos? Un marco para comprender la economía política del conflicto armado y la criminalidad en las regiones colombianas”, in: Angelika Rettberg, Ralf J. Leiteritz, Carlo Nasi,  and Juan Diego Prieto (eds.), ¿Diferentes recursos, conflictos distintos? La economía política regional del conflicto armado y la criminalidad en Colombia. Bogotá: Ediciones Uniandes 2018, pp. 3-45.

(with Manuel E. Riaño) “Tras el corazón verde: los vaivenes del conflicto en la región esmeraldera de Colombia”, in: Angelika Rettberg, Ralf J. Leiteritz, Carlo Nasi, and Juan Diego Prieto (eds.), ¿Diferentes recursos, conflictos distintos? La economía política regional del conflicto armado y la criminalidad en Colombia. Bogotá: Ediciones Uniandes 2018, pp. 293- 340.

(with Gabriel Jiménez and Carolina Urrego-Sandoval, eds.) Dossier: Estado del Arte de la Economía Política Internacional, in: Desafíos Vol. 30, 2018, pp. 9-323.

(with Nicolás Mejía R.) “La enseñanza de metodología en Ciencia Política y Relaciones Internacionales: más allá de los libros de texto”, in: Carlos Eduardo Maldonado and Michelle Andrea Gracia (eds.), Experiencias y reflexiones pedagógicas en Ciencia Política y Relaciones Internacionales. Bogotá: Editorial Universidad del Rosario 2017, pp. 23-32.

(with Horacio Coral) “China como fuente de recursos financieros y de cooperación para América Latina y el Caribe: análisis comparativo con África”, in: Hubert Gehring and Eduardo Pastrana Buelvas (eds.), La proyección de China en América Latina y el Caribe. Bogotá: Editorial Pontificia Universidad Javeriana 2017, pp. 293-316.

(with Horacio Coral and Catalina López Luna) “Las Lazos que Unen: Comercio y Política Exterior entre China y América Latina”, in: Análisis Político No. 86, January-April 2016, pp. 52-73.

“Capital Account Policy in South Korea: The Informal Residues of the Developmental State”, in: Colombia Internacional, No. 83, January-April 2015, pp. 235-265.

(with María Paz Berger) “Ejercicio acumulativo de escritura: redacción de documentos cortos en relaciones internacionales”, in: Carlos Eduardo Maldonado (ed.), Educación y Pedagogía en Política y Relaciones Internacionales. Experiencias y reflexiones. Bogotá: Editorial Universidad del Rosario 2014, pp. 37-47.

“Changing Weather: China’s Role in Latin America’s Climate Change Policy”, in: Papel Político, Vol. 18, No. 1 (January-June 2013), pp. 321-342.

(with Nicolás A. Mejía) “¿Cómo arrancar con el proceso de investigación? La utilidad del "rompecabezas", in: Mery Castillo and Enver Torregroza (eds.), Cultura de la investigación para los estudios urbanos, políticos e internacionales. Bogotá: Editorial Universidad del Rosario 2013, pp. 97-108.

“Mehr als Handel und Finanzen? China und Lateinamerika”, in: WeltTrends, Vol. 21, No. 88 (January-February 2013), pp. 69-77.

National Economic Identity and Capital Mobility: State-Business Relations in Latin America. Wiesbaden (Germany): Springer VS 2012.

"China and Latin America: A Marriage Made in Heaven?", in: Colombia Internacional, No. 75, January-June 2012, pp. 49-81. (Reprinted in: Sebastián Mantilla Baca (ed.), La expansión de China en América Latina, Quito: Centro Latinoamericano de Estudios Políticos (CELAEP) 2015, pp. 163-194.

(with Angelika Rettberg and Carlo Nasi) “Private Sector and Entrepreneurial Activity in the Context of Armed Conflict. Exploring the Mutual Determinants between Business and Organized Violence in Colombia”, in: Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship, Vol. 24, No. 2, 2011, pp. 179-196.

“20 años de la caída del Muro de Berlín”, in: Revista de Estudios Sociales, No. 37, December 2010, pp. 176-179.

(with Manuela Moschella) “The International Monetary Fund and Capital Account Liberalization: A Case of Failed Norm Institutionalization”, in: Susan Park and Antje Vetterlein (eds.), Owning Development. Creating Global Development Policy Norms in the World Bank and the IMF. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press 2010, pp. 163-180.

(with Angelika Rettberg and Carlo Nasi) Entrepreneurial Activity and Civil War in Colombia. Exploring the Mutual Determinants between Armed Conflict and the Private Sector. United Nations University UNU-WIDER, Working Paper No. 2010/06.

(with Angelika Rettberg and Carlo Nasi) “Para devincular los recursos naturales del conflicto armado en Colombia“, in: Colombia Internacional, No. 70, 2009, pp. 215-229.

(edited with Luis E. Bosemberg and Tatjana Louis) Alemania en el Siglo XX: Historia, Política, Sociedad. Un Reader. Bogotá: Universidad de los Andes, Facultad de Ciencias Sociales – CESO 2009.

(with Christian Völkel) “Schwache Staatlichkeit: Neuere deutsche Forschungsarbeiten”, in: Politische Vierteljahresschrift, Vol. 50, No. 1 (March 2009), pp. 162-170.

“Kolumbien unter Uribe: Ende des Bürgerkrieges?“, in: WeltTrends. Zeitschrift für Internationale Politik, No. 61 (July-August 2008), pp. 5-10.

(with Christian Völkel) “Kommentar zu Heidrun Zinecker, “Lernen Guerillas? Die Beispiele FARC und ELN in Kolumbien“, in: Lateinamerika Analysen, No. 16, 1/2007, pp. 243-252.

“International Political Economy: The State of the Art”, in: Colombia Internacional, No. 62, 2006, pp. 50-63.

“The World Bank. Its Legitimacy and Accountability in the Era of Globalization”, in: Jean- Christophe Merle (ed.), Globale Gerechtigkeit - Global Justice. Stuttgart: Frommann-Holzboog 2005, pp. 365-376.

(with Catherine Weaver) “Our Poverty is a World Full of Dreams. Reforming the World Bank”, in: Global Governance. A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations, Vol. 11, No. 3 (July-September 2005), pp. 369-388.

“Explaining Organizational Outcomes: The International Monetary Fund and Capital Account Liberalization”, in: Journal of International Relations and Development, Vol. 8, No. 1 (April 2005), pp. 1-26.

(with Simon Maxwell, Paul Engel, David Sunderland and Bettina Woll) European Development Cooperation to 2010, ODI Working Paper 219, London: Overseas Development Institute 2003.

(with Lars Handrich) “Post-Communist Transformation and Industrial Relations: A Fast Track to the ‘Competition State’ in Eastern Europe?”, in: Axel Hülsemeyer (ed.), Globalization in the Twenty-First Century: Convergence or Divergence? Basingstoke: Palgrave 2003, pp. 67-82. (Reprinted in: Axel Hülsemeyer, International Political Economy. A Reader. Don Mills: Oxford University Press 2010, pp. 536-543).

„Globale Strukturpolitik - ein Kommentar zum Konzept und zu einigen Kritikpunkten“, in: WeltTrends. Zeitschrift für internationale und vergleichende Studien, No. 33, Winter 2001/2002, pp. 59-68.

“Sovereignty, Developing Countries and International Financial Institutions. A Reply to David Williams”, in: Review of International Studies, Vol. 27, No. 3 (July 2001), pp. 435-440.

“Deutsche Eliten, ihre Ausbildung und Global Public Policy. Eine Antwort auf Hartmut Elsenhans“, in: WeltTrends. Zeitschrift für internationale und vergleichende Studien, No. 28, Autumn 2000, pp. 23-31.

Ralf J. Leiteritz PhD, Foto: Eulalia Sanin Gómez
Ralf J. Leiteritz PhD, Foto: Eulalia Sanin Gómez