Dr Andrew Monaghan is founding Director of the Russia Research Network. He is also a Non-Resident Associate Fellow of the NATO Defence College in Rome, where he is also the Commissioning Editor of the Russian Studies series, and Honorary Senior Research Fellow at the University of Birmingham.
He has also been employed by the Oxford Changing Character of War Centre, Chatham House, NATO and the UK Defence Academy. He has advised various governments and international organisations, as well as major companies. Additionally, he has served as an expert witness to several parliamentary committees, including the UK’s National Security Strategy Committee, the House of Commons Defence and Foreign Affairs Select Committees, and NATO’s Parliamentary Assembly.
He is widely published and is the author of several books, including Dealing with the Russians (Polity, 2019), Power in Modern Russia (MUP, 2017) and The New Politics of Russia (MUP 2016).