Associate Professor Susan Park

SEI Researcher

Department of International Relations

Susan Park is an Associate Professor in International Relations at the University of Sydney, a Senior Research Fellow of the Earth Systems Governance (ESG), and an affiliated Faculty member of the Munk School’s Environmental Governance Lab at the University of Toronto. Her research focuses on how state and non-state actors use processes of formal and informal influence to make international organizations, particularly the Multilateral Development Banks, greener and more accountable. She has published in numerous journals, most recently in Global Policy and Pacific Review. Her book The World Bank Group and Environmentalists: Changing International Organisation Identities was published by Manchester University Press in 2010. She co-edited with Antje Vetterlein: Owning Development: Creating Global Policy Norms in the IMF and the World Bank, (2010, Cambridge University Press) and with Jonathan Strand: Global Economic Governance and the Development Practices of the Multilateral Development Banks (2015, Routledge). Susan is currently co-convenor with Dr Teresa Kramarz (University of Toronto) of the network and ESG Task Force on ‘Accountability in Global Environmental Governance.’