The department is a lively community that is recognised internationally as one of the top centres for research and teaching in development studies.
The course directors for 2020/21 are:
- DPhil in International Development: Doug Gollin
- MPhil in Development Studies: Cheryl Doss
- MSc in Economics for Development: Chris Woodruff
- MSc in Global Governance and Diplomacy: Jörg Friedrichs
- MSc in Migration Studies: Ruben Andersson
- MSc in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies: Catherine Briddick