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Posted 07 September 2021

Special POLSIS Seminar on Brexit

Academics from POLSIS met to discuss a new paper by Dr Sotirios Zartaloudis, 'Explaining Brexit: A Bullingdon Dinner Gone Wrong?'

Posted 30 June 2021

Professor Cheeseman wins British Academy Fellowship

Dr Nic Cheeseman has won a prestigious Mid-career Fellowship from the British Academy for a research project entitled: "Re-thinking African Politics: Ideology, Political Thought and the Power of Ideas".

Posted 22 June 2021

Professor Cheeseman to feature on CNN's new OneWorld show

Dr Nic Cheeseman, the Professor of Democracy in the International Development of the School of Government at the University of Birmingham, will be a regular guest on CNN's new flagship global affairs show, One World.