People Our staff and thematic directors collaborate with colleagues across UCL to advance research on key global governance issues, organise public events and engage with the policy community. Institute Staff Meet the Institute's core team, based at the UCL Department of Political Science. Thematic Directors Thematic Directors make invaluable contributions to GGI institution-building and activities. Academic Steering Board The Board explores opportunities for future GGI activities, events and collaborations. Research Collaborators The GGI works with an extensive network of collaborators, spanning a range of disciplines.