London School of Economics and Political Science
James Ker-Lindsay is visiting professor at LSEE-Research on South East Europe at the European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science. He is also a research associate at the Centre for International Studies at the University of Oxford. His research focuses on conflict, peace and security in South East Europe and questions of secession and recognition in international politics. He has published over a dozen books including 'The Cyprus Problem: What Everyone Needs to Know' (Oxford University Press). 'Kosovo: The Path to Contested Statehood in the Balkans' (I.B.Tauris), and 'The Foreign Policy of Counter-Secession’ (Oxford University Press). In addition to his academic work, he has extensive policy experience and has served as an advisor to the United Nations and worked at the British Foreign Office. He is also a regular media commentator on South East European affairs. He holds a Bsc(Econ) from London University and an MA and PhD in International Conflict Analysis from the University of Kent and has held visiting positions at the University of Pristina, the University of Saints Cyril and Methodius, and the University of Nicosia. He is on Twitter and YouTube.