Current Distinguished Visiting Professor
Field of Study
Political Theory, Middle Eastern Studies
Timothy Mitchell's interests include the politics of energy and the history of economic ideas. He is currently studying the two-hundred-year history of mechanisms for extracting income from the future—a future we inhabit precariously today. At IAS, he co-leads the School of Social Science theme seminar on Climate Crisis Politics.
Dates at IAS
Distinguished Visiting Professor
School of Social Science
William B. Ransford Professor of Middle Eastern Studies