Professor of International Security, Durham University

Professor Shaun Gregory was Associate Dean of the School of Social and International Studies (2009-2012) and Head of the Department of Peace Studies (2002-2007, acting HoD 2011) at Bradford University and Founder-Director of the Pakistan Security Research Unit (2007-date). He was Visiting Professor at the IEP, Sciences-Po (2006), and has held research posts at the Institute for Defence Studies and Analysis (IDSA) in New Delhi, the Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad (ISSI) in Pakistan, and at IFRI and IRIS in Paris. He was Sir Robert Menzies Fellow at the SDSC, Australian National University.

He has lectured in the UK to many organisations including ACPO, Fusion, Tribal, the UK Royal College of Defence Studies (Seaford House), the UK Defence Academy (Shrivenham), and Cranwell, and on a number of occasions has been invited to lecture to the House of Commons Defence Forum and to give evidence to the Foreign and Defence Select Committees. He is a long-time member of the International Institute of Strategic Studies (IISS). Professor Gregory usually gives around 100-150 interviews a year to print, radio, TV and on-line media, mainly in the UK, India, Pakistan, and the US. He has contributed frequently to Oxford Analytica, Open Democracy, CTC Sentinel, and wrote regular op-eds for the Times of India. Professor Gregory was an external examiner at Nottingham University, and has been external examiner of PhDs in recent years at King's College London, the IEP (Paris), at Quaid-i-Azam University, Karachi, Multan, and Peshawar Universities, and at UNSW Canberra. He has held a variety of editorial, review, and advisory positions with think-tanks and universities across Pakistan.

Experience

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    Professor of International Security, Durham University