Reader in Politics, University of Surrey

Simon Usherwood is Reader in Politics at the Department of Politics, University of Surrey. Since 2017, he has been Deputy Director of the ESRC's "UK in a Changing Europe" programme. His research focuses on euroscepticism, both in the UK and across the EU, as well as UK-EU relations. He is also Treasurer of UACES (the UK's European Studies association) and co-coordinator of the UACES Collaborative Research Network on Euroscepticism.


  • –present
    Senior Lecturer in Politics, University of Surrey


  • 2004 
    LSE, PhD European Politics