Rodney Bruce Hall is Professor of International Relations in the Department of Government and Public Administration at the University of Macau. He holds a Ph.D. in Political Science and an M.A. in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania, an M.S. in Physics from Miami University of Ohio, and a B.S. in Physics from the University of Iowa.
Professor Hall is the author of Central Banking as Global Governance: Constructing Financial Credibility (Cambridge University Press, 2008) and National Collective Identity: Social Constructs and International Systems (Columbia University Press, 1999), and co-editor of The Emergence of Private Authority in Global Governance (Cambridge University Press, 2002), as well as a Festschrift for Friedrich V. Kratochwil with Palgrave. His most recent book is the edited volume: Reducing Armed Violence with NGO Governance (Routledge, 2014). Professor Hall has also authored numerous book chapters and articles in journals including Global Society, Harvard International Review, International Organization, International Political Sociology, International Studies Quarterly, the Journal of International Relations and Development, Security Studies, St. Antony’s International Review, and the French Journals L’Economie politique and Alternatives Economiques.
Prior to arriving at the University of Macau, Professor Hall taught at the University of Pennsylvania, Brown University and the University of Iowa in the United States, and most recently taught for 10 years at Oxford University in the United Kingdom. He has served on the editorial boards of International Studies Quarterly and Oxford Development Studies. He currently serves on the editorial board of the journal Rising Powers in Global Governance.