David Galbreath

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Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations, Department of European Studies and Modern Languages, University of Bath

David Galbreath is Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at the Department of European Studies and Modern Languages (University of Bath). Professor Galbreath was Lecturer in International Relations and Director of the post-graduate Democracy and Human Rights programme at the University of Aberdeen. He was also the School of Social Science Director of Post-Graduate Programmes. He was previously Lecturer in International Politics at the University of Sheffield in 2003-2004 following receiving his Ph.D. at the University of Leeds.

His major research interests include European security institutions, human and minority rights, and Central and Eastern Europe.

His books include Nation-Building and Minority Politics in Post-Socialist States (Ibidem, 2005), The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (Routledge, 2007), Continuity and Change in the Baltic Sea Region (Rodopi, 2008), and forthcoming Contemporary European Security (Routledge). He has also published in such journals as Geo-politics, International Journal of Human Rights, Cooperation and Conflict, and the Journal of Contemporary European Studies.

David Galbreath has also been a consulting academic to the UK MOD, FCO and the House of Commons Defence Committee as well as the Latvian and Estonian Ministries of Defence. He is currently beginning a two year project with the Leverhulme Trust on minority rights and European integration, entitled “The European National Minority Rights Regime: Interests, Power and Knowledge”.


David Galbreath
University of Bath
Bath, UK


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