Dr Christian Kroll

Welcome to my personal website. It contains my publications, a number of interviews and links to news articles about the respective research publications. Feel free to get in touch via e-mail, LinkedIn or ResearchGate


Featured publication:
Kroll, Christian (with a foreword by Kofi Annan) (2015): Sustainable Development Goals - Are the rich countries ready?
Kroll, C. (with a foreword by Kofi Annan) (2015): Sustainable Development Goals - Are the rich countries ready?

Education:
  • PhD, London School of Economics, 2011
  • Visiting Scholar, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, 2010
  • M.A., Hamburg University, 2008
 
Affiliations
  • Project Manager, Bertelsmann Stiftung
  • Scientific Co-Director, SDG Index & Dashboards www.sdgindex.org 
  • Guest Lecturer, Hertie School of Governance
  • Affiliated Fellow, Jacobs University & University of Bremen

Teaching:
  • Hertie School of Governance Berlin: "Sustainable Development: Theory, Analysis, Practice" (Spring 2017) 
  • Hertie School of Governance Berlin: "Implementation Strategies for the UN Global Goals" (Spring 2016)
  • London School of Economics: "Issues and Methods in Social Research" (2009 / 2010) 

Short CV:
Dr. Christian Kroll gained a PhD from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He authored numerous articles in scientific journals and policy-oriented reports, including "Sustainable Development Goals: Are the rich countries ready" with a foreword by Kofi Annan. He is the Scientific Co-Director of the SDG Index and Dashboards to measure country performance on the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and Project Manager at the Bertelsmann Stiftung. Christian is a Guest Lecturer at the Hertie School of Governance, he taught classes at the London School of Economics and held academic positions at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government as well as Jacobs University Bremen, where he remains an affiliated fellow. Previously, he gained work experience with the United Nations in New York (Department of Political Affairs), the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung in Antananarivo / Madagascar and whilst working for an MP in the German Parliament. He holds an M.A. in Sociology from Hamburg University and a Licence in Social Anthropology from the Université de La Réunion (France). His research has featured in national and international media such as the Harvard Business Review, Washington Post, Le Monde, Die Zeit, ARD, Spiegel Online among others.