Tim Lynch is Associate Professor in American Politics and chair of the political science discipline at the University of Melbourne, Australia’s no. 1 ranked university.
Tim specialises in the history, politics and ideology of American foreign policy. His books include Turf War: the Clinton Administration and Northern Ireland (Ashgate, 2004) and US Foreign Policy and Democracy Promotion (Routledge, 2013). His co-authored book (with RS Singh), After Bush: the Case for Continuity in American Foreign Policy (Cambridge, 2008), won the Richard Neustadt Book Prize and became a best-selling international security text. He is editor of the award-winning two-volume Oxford Encyclopedia of American Military and Diplomatic History (2013).
His latest book, In the Shadow of the Cold War: American Foreign Policy from George Bush Sr. to Donald Trump, is currently in-press with Cambridge University Press.