Craig N. Murphy

Craig N. Murphy is Betty Freyhof Johnson ’44 Professor of Political Science at Wellesley College and Distinguished Research Professor of Global Governance and Human Security at the University of Massachusetts Boston. He is past chair of the Academic Council on the UN System and past president of the International Studies Association. In 2013 he received the ISA’s Distinguished Senior Scholar in International Political Economy Award for his historical studies of global governance and economic development. His most recent books include a Portuguese translation of International Organization and Industrial Change: Global Governance since 1850 (2014) and a Japanese translation of UNDP: A Better Way? (2014). He is currently working with JoAnne Yates of MIT’s Sloan School on a history of voluntary consensus standard setting and its impact on the global economy. Craig.Murphy@umb.edu