Tim Lynch is an internationally recognised researcher, teacher, and university leader and one of the most read experts of US foreign policy in Australia. An award-winning author of two monographs, a co-authored bestseller, and two edited works (including the Oxford Encyclopedia of American Military and Diplomatic History), his op-eds, viewed over 750,000 times, have appeared in major newspapers, from the Age to the Wall St. Journal.
Tim appears regularly on national and international TV and radio. He has taught students in Australia, China, Europe, and the United States. His leadership led to the creation of multi-million-dollar programs at the University of Melbourne. He is co-creator and convener of the sell-out 10 Great Books: a Melbourne Masterclass. Tim is a graduate of the Oxford Strategic Leadership Programme.
His latest monograph, In the Shadow of the Cold War: American Foreign Policy from George Bush Sr. to Donald Trump (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2020) has been called ‘a cogent, graceful, provocative account’ of its subject.
Senior Lecturer, University of London
Lecturer, University of Leicester
Director, Boston College Centre for Irish Programmes, Dublin
University of Oxford, Oxford Strategic Leadership Program
Boston College, PhD (Fulbright Scholar)
University of London, MA
University of East Anglia, BA (Hons)
In the Shadow of the Cold War: American Foreign Policy from George Bush Sr to Donald Trump, Cambridge University Press
Oxford Encyclopedia of American Military and Diplomatic History, Oxford University Press
US Foreign Policy and Democracy Promotion, Routledge
After Bush: The Case for Continuity in American Foreign Policy (with R.S. Singh), Cambridge University Press
Turf War: The Clinton Administration and Northern Ireland, Ashgate