Robin Hodess

Transparency International, Germany (TI)

Robin Hodess is Director of Policy and Research since December 2003, joined TI in June 2000 to establish the Global Corruption Report. She came to Berlin from New York, where since 1998 she had developed a programme on economic globalisation, "Justice and the World Economy" for the Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs. Prior to this, she taught media and politics at the Free University Berlin and Leipzig University (1997-98) and served as assistant director for international security programs at the Center for War, Peace and the News Media at New York University (1992-94). Ms. Hodess holds a Ph.D. and M.Phil in international relations from Cambridge University (UK) and a B.A. in history from the University of Pennsylvania (USA).