Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations, University of Birmingham

Dr Jamie Gaskarth writes and teaches on diplomacy, foreign policy, security and ethics. He is the author/editor of six books on international relations and foreign policy, has provided policy advice to a number of UK government departments and served on the Academic Consultative Panel for the 2015 National Security Strategy/SDSR and the challenge group for the Annual Review in 2016.

He is co-editor of the Journal of Global Security Studies and Chair of the English School section of the International Studies Association.

His most recent book is Secrets and Spies: UK Intelligence Accountability After Iraq and Snowden (London/Washington, D.C.: Chatham House/Brookings Institution Press, 2020).


  • 2004 
    University of Exeter, PhD