Dr Klaus Lange
Prof. Dr. Klaus Lange is currently the director of the Institute for Transnational Studies (ITS) Germany/Italy. He is also the Member of International Advisory Board of Centre for Global and Strategic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences. He has numerous lecturing experiences e.g. at the International Relations, Security Politics and Area Studies at the School of Higher Political Studies/University of Munich, Independent International University for Environmental and Political Studies, Moscow, visiting Professor at John Naisbitt University, Belgrade, Serbia, Tongji University, Shanghai. His leadership has pushed ITS as a leading research and consultancy institute with special emphasis on South Asia in Europe. He has been instrumental in pushing the South Asian studies research and curriculum in Europe and he strongly advocates more intensive Indian-European interaction.