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Tim Oliver, Dr

LSE IDEAS, Dahrendorf Forum

Areas of Expertise

Country of residence

United Kingdom

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Research Discipline

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 the Dahrendorf Fellow for Europe-North American relations at LSE IDEAS. His research focuses on UK politics, 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.