George Joffé was deputy director and Director of Studies at the Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House) from 1997-2000. He is now visiting professor at Kings College, London University and is attached to the Centre of International Studies in Cambridge University. He teaches on undergraduate and postgraduate courses in both universities.
As well as being an Associate Fellow of the Middle East & North Africa Programme at RUSI, he is also a member of the Instituto de Estudos Estratégicos e Internacionais in Lisbon where he manages the EuroMeSCo network of strategic studies institutes in Europe and the Mediterranean basin on behalf of the European Union, as part of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership.
His research interests include trans-national risk in the Mediterranean, legal systems and migrant communities and Euro-American relations.