Riordan Roett

Academic Area

Humanities. International Relations/Western Hemisphere

How and when did you get to IE?

Invitation of Arantza de Areilza

What sport do you practice?


What is your favorite book?

19th century history

What is your favorite dish?

Anything except rabbit & tripe.

A memorable moment

Being decorated by the governments of Brazil & Chile

How do you keep up-to-date?


What is your secret for your classes or presentations?

Engaging the students

A ritual before teaching

Nothing in particular

What is your favorite quote or motto of life?

keep  moving!

What has been your worst experience in the classroom?

Can’t really think of any….if one is prepared for class there should not be any worst moments!