Kai Enno Lehmann


Kai Enno Lehmann is Professor at the Institute of International Relations of the University of São Paulo (IRI-USP) in Brasil, having previously held positions at the Pontifica Universidade Católica, Rio e Janeiro (PUC-Rio) and the University of Liverpool in England, from which he holds a PhD in International Relations.

Dr Lehmann’s research focusses regionalism in Latin America, as well as the application of Complexity Theory to international politics broadly defined.

He is a non-resident research Associate at the German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) in Hamburg, Germany. Between 2013 and 2016, he lead the Latin American case studies of a large research project investigating the role of the EU in conflicts outside its immediate neighbourhood.