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Christopher Byrne

Assistant Professor in British Politics, Faculty of Social Sciences



Christopher Byrne is Assistant Professor in British Politics and Deputy Director of Education and Student Experience in the School of Politics and International Relations, having joined the department in 2023. His primary areas of expertise are British politics, the UK parliament, political leadership and higher education pedagogy.

He is editor of the journal British Politics and an active member of the Political Studies Association. He is also a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Teaching Summary

British Party Politics

The British Constitution in Crisis

Parliamentary Studies

I am interested in supervising research students interested in the following areas:

  • British party politics
  • Political leadership
  • UK Parliament

School of Politics and International Relations

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