Fellow in International Relations, London School of Economics and Political Science

Dr Naylor is Fellow in International Relations at the London School of Economics and Deputy Director of the G20 Research Group, London.

He was previously Lecturer in Diplomatic Studies at the University of Oxford, where in 2016 he was named 'Most Acclaimed Lecturer' in the Social Sciences.

Prior to his academic career Dr Naylor was a Foreign Policy Analyst and Advisor for the Government of Canada. In 2008 he was awarded the Canadian Public Service Award of Excellence by the Clerk of the Privy Council and Secretary to the Cabinet in recognition of his work.


  • 2015–present
    Lecturer in Diplomatic Studies, University of Oxford
  • 2014–2015
    Research Fellow, University of Oxford
  • 2013–2014
    Lecturer in Politics, University of Oxford
  • 2006–2010
    Policy Analyst and Advisor, Government of Canada