Jeffrey Haynes is Professor of Politics and Coordinator of Governance and International Relations at the City campus of London Metropolitan University where he teaches courses on the politics of religion and international relations. He was editor (book reviews) of the journal Democratization until the end of 2007. In January 2008 he became co-editor of the journal.
Publications include 17 books, including: Politics in the Developing World: A Concise Introduction 2002, Comparative Politics in a Globalizing World 2005, Palgrave Advances in Development Studies 2005, The Politics of Religion: A Survey 2006, An Introduction to Religion and International Relations 2007, Religion and Development: Conflict or Cooperation? 2007, Handbook of Religion and Politics 2008; more than 100 articles and book chapters