E-mail: t.j.haughton@bham.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)121 414 6360

Areas of Expertise:
  • United Kingdom
  • Party Politics
  • Central Europe

Timothy Haughton

Tim Haughton is a political scientist with a particular interest in electoral and party politics, the relationship between politics and government, the interaction between domestic and European sources of change, the relationship between Britain and the EU, the role of the past in the politics of the present and the domestic politics of Slovakia, Slovenia and the Czech Republic. He is the joint editor with Nathaniel Copsey of the Journal of Common Market Studies’ Annual Review of the European Union. He served as the Director of the Centre for Russian, European and Eurasian Studies (CREES) from August 2012 to July 2014. In that capacity, for example he initiated and organized the celebrations surrounding the Centre’s 50th anniversary including a special series of seminars and an enhanced annual conference. He became Head of the Department of Political Science and International Studies (POLSIS) at the University of Birmingham on 01 August 2016.