Ellen Lust is a Professor and founder and leader of the Governance and Local Development Institute (GLD). The research at GLD aims to explain variations in political governance and local development in an attempt to promote human welfare globally. Ellen Lust was a former professor at Yale University in the United States. She was recruited to the University of Gothenburg in 2014, with support from the Swedish Research Council. The recruitment took place within the framework of a government initiative that would make it possible for Swedish universities to employ top international researchers.
Governance and Local Development Institute (GLD).