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Michael E. Smith

Michael E. Smith has been Professor of International Relations at the University of Aberdeen since 2010; before that he was a Reader in International Relations at the University of St Andrews. He holds a PhD from the University of California and has been a Fulbright scholar to the EU, a Council for European Studies fellow, and a visiting research fellow at the Centre for European Policy Studies in Brussels. He has authored multiple books, award-winning journal articles, and over 20 contributions to edited volumes on the topic of European foreign and security policy, as well as an innovative research-focused textbook on international security.