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with Edward Newman, 'The International Civil Service,' in Diane Stone and Kim Moloney, eds., Oxford Handbook of Global Policy and Transnational Administration (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019), pp. 165-181.

‘Acting Like a State: Non-European Membership of International Organisations in the Nineteenth Century,’ in Jens Bartelson, Martin Hall, and Jan Teorell, eds., De-Centering State Making: Comparative and International Perspectives (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2018), pp. 175-196.

‘Trygve Lie (1946-1953),’ in Manuel Fröhlich and Abiodun Williams, eds., The UN Secretary-General and the Security Council: A Dynamic Relationship (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018), pp. 22-41.

'"A Force for Peace": Expanding the Role of the UN Secretary-General under Trygve Lie, 1946-1953,' Global Governance 23:3 (2017), pp. 443-459.

'La mission la plus impossible au monde: Le Secrétaire général Trygve Lie face à la Guerre froide, 1946-1953' [The Most Impossible Job in the World: UN Secretary-General Trygve Lie and the Cold War, 1946-1953], Revue d'histoire diplomatique 2 (2016), pp. 145-161. English version available here

‘”The First Major Test”: The UN Secretary-General and the Palestine Problem, 1947-1949,’ the International History Review 38:1 (2016), pp. 196-213.

’Exit Britain: British Withdrawal From the Palestine Mandate in the Early Cold War’, Diplomacy and Statecraft 21:3 (2010), pp. 416-433.


'International Organisations, Authority, and the First Permanent Secretariats in the 19th Century,' STANCE Working Paper Series no. 5 (2017), Department of Political Science, Lund University.

with James P. Muldoon, Jr., 'Lie, Trygve Halvdan,' in IO BIO, Biographical Dictionary of Secretaries-General of International Organizations, edited by Bob Reinalda, Kent J. Kille and Jaci Eisenberg,  (published 22 Oct 2017).

'From an Inclusive to an Exclusive International Order: Membership of International Organisations From the 19th to the 20th Century,' STANCE Working Paper Series no. 8 (2016), Department of Political Science, Lund University.

'The appointment of Trygve Lie as the first UN Secretary-General,' One World Trust background briefs for the 1 for 7 billion campaign, Brief no. 3, May 2016.


Review of Jørgen Jensehaugen, Arab-Israeli Diplomacy under Carter: The US, Israel and the Palestinians (London & New York: IB Tauris, 2018), Journal of Peace Research Book Notes, published online 20 August 2019.

Review of Danilo Di Mauro, The UN and the Arab-Israeli Conflict: American hegemony and UN intervention since 1947 (New York: Routledge, 2012), in Journal of International and Global Studies 6:1 (2014), pp. 166-168.


Workshop ‘The League of Nations Decentred: Law, Crises and Legacies,’ University of Melbourne Law School, 17-19 July 2019.

ACUNS Annual Meeting: The UN and Africa - Progress Towards Achieving the SDGs, Stellenbosch, 19-21 June 2019.

ISA Annual Convention, Toronto, 27-30 March 2019.

Workshop ‘Organizing the World: International Organizations and the Emergence of International Public Administration, c. 1920-1960,’ Aarhus University, 6-7 September 2018.

ACUNS Annual Meeting: Human Rights, Migration, and Global Governance, Rome, 12-14 July 2018.

RUN2018 workshop 'Researching the United Nations and Other International Organisations,' Geneva, 18-20 June 2018. 

European Workshops in International Studies, Groningen, 6-9 June 2018.

ISA Annual Convention, San Francisco, 4-7 April 2018.

Australia and New Zealand Public Policy Network Annual Conference, Fremantle, 29-31 January 2018.

The 11th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, Barcelona, 13-16 September 2017.

ECPR General Conference, Oslo, 6-9 September 2017.

ISA Annual Convention, Baltimore, 22-25 February 2017.

British International History Group (BIHG) Annual Conference, Edinburgh, 8-10 September 2016.

ACUNS Annual Meeting: Meeting the Challenges of Development and Dignity, New York, 16-18 June 2016.

STANCE workshop 'States and Their Making: International and Comparative Perspectives,' Lund, 19-20 May 2016.

ISA Annual Convention, Atlanta, 16-19 March 2016.

The 9th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, Giardini Naxos, Sicily, 23-26 September 2015.

ACUNS Annual Meeting: The UN at 70 – Guaranteeing Security and Justice, The Hague, 11-13 June 2015. (Summary of one panel available here.)

OxPeace Annual Conference, Oxford, 9 May 2015. (Podcast available here.)

ISA Annual Convention, New Orleans, 18-21 February 2015.

The 4th European Congress on World and Global History, Paris, 4-7 September 2014.

SHAFR Annual Meeting, Lexington, Ky., 19-21 June 2014. 

ISA Annual Convention, Toronto, 26-29 March 2014.

ASMEA Annual Conference, Washington DC, 21-23 November 2013.

BISA Conference, Birmingham, 20-21 June 2013.

ISA Annual Convention, San Francisco, 3-6 April 2013.