Teaching Fellow in Politics and International Relations, Royal Holloway

Dr Tim Stevens is a Teaching Fellow in the Department of Politics & International Relations, Royal Holloway, University of London. He is an associate of the Centre for Science and Security Studies, King's College London, and a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society. He taught previously at King's College London.

Tim is the co-author of Cyberspace and the State (Routledge, 2011) and his new book, Cyber Security and the Politics of Time, will be published by Cambridge University Press in autumn 2015. He has published academic articles in International Political Sociology, Security Dialogue, Contemporary Security Policy and Philosophy & Technology. Tim is a frequent media commentator and has consulted on a wide range of issues relating to information technologies, security and politics.


  • 2015–present
    Teaching Fellow, Royal Holloway, University of London
  • 2013–2015
    Teaching Fellow, King's College London


  • 2013 
    King's College London, PhD
  • 2010 
    King's College London, MRes
  • 2009 
    King's College London, MA
  • 1996 
    University College London, BA


  • 2015
    Cyber Security and the Politics of Time, Cambridge UP
  • 2015
    Who's Watching the Warlocks and Why? Security and Surveillance in Virtual Worlds, International Political Sociology
  • 2013
    Analogical Reasoning and Cyber Security, Security Dialogue
  • 2013
    Information Warfare: A Response to Taddeo, Philosophy & Technology
  • 2012
    A Cyberwar of Ideas? Deterrence and Norms in Cyberspace, Contemporary Security Policy
  • 2011
    Cyberspace and the State, Adelphi 424

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society
  • Member, British International Studies Association