Areas of Expertise
United KingdomEuropean Security and Defence Policy (ESDP)EU - the basics; or How Does the EU Work?Europeanisation of Domestic Politics and PolicyHistory of European IntegrationReferendums and national electionsReform of the European UnionTheories of and Conceptual Approaches to European IntegrationTreaties: Constitutional TreatyTreaty MakingEuropean-North American relationsNorth Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO)DefenceBrexitLondon
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Politics & International Relations
Regular media commentator, working with print and broadcast media in the UK and overseas. Has been interviewed by a range of media, with coverage in both the UK and international media.
Dr Tim Oliver is a Senior Lecturer at Loughborough University's London campus and a fellow at LSE IDEAS. His research focuses on UK politics (especially Brexit), UK defence and security policy, UK-EU relations, European geopolitics and transatlantic relations. Educated at the University of Liverpool and the LSE, he has worked in the House of Lords, the European Parliament, the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (Berlin), the SAIS Center for Transatlantic Relations, and the RAND Corporation (both in Washington D.C.). He has taught at LSE, UCL and as a Senior Lecturer at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.