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Dr Brieg Powel

Lecturer in International Relations

Amory 

My research and teaching is in the sub-field of historical sociology, exploring the uses and understandings of history in International Relations and the role of warfare in socio-political change. I am particulraly interested in the influence of long-term historical phenomena and in decentred approaches to history, warfare, and strategy.

Research interests

My research and teaching is in the sub-field of historical sociology, exploring the uses and understandings of history in International Relations and the role of warfare in socio-political change. I am particulraly interested in the influence of long-term historical phenomena and in decentred approaches to history, warfare, and strategy.

Biography

I rejoined the University of Exeter from the Department of International Politics, Aberystwyth University, in Spetember 2018. I previously worked at Plymouth University (2008-2012) and as a Teaching Fellow at Exeter (2007-8). I was awarded my PhD on EU democracy Promotion in Tunisia from Exeter in 2009.