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Dr Etain Tannam

Course Co-ordinator, International Peace Studies
Associate Professor, International Peace Studies

 

Etain

Contact details
Email: tanname@tcd.ie
Direct Tel: +353. (01) 1 896 4781
General Tel: +353 (0) 1 8964770, Ext. 4781
Fax: +353 (0) 1 672 5024

Etain Tannam (BA Economics and Political Science, Trinity College Dublin) received her MA in West European Politics from the University of Essex and was awarded a British Council scholarship for her PhD at the London School of Economics on the topic of the effect of the European Union on Cross-Border Cooperation in Ireland. She is author of International Intervention in Ethnic Conflict: A Comparison of the European Union and United Nations (2014, Basingstoke, Palgrave) and Cross-Border Co-operation in Ireland (1999, Basingstoke, Palgrave) and has published various book chapters and international journal articles (see below). Her research interests are in the areas of Northern Ireland and British-Irish relations, including the impact of Brexit, international organizations and conflict resolution, United Nations (UN) and European Union (EU) politics. She is currently writing a book British-Irish Relations in the 21st Century, 2020, forthcoming, Oxford, Oxford University Press.

Areas of expertise
Northern Ireland/British-Irish relationship, European Union, International Relations theory, United Nations.

Modules taught
United Nations
European Union
Research Methods
NGOs and International Politics: theory and practice

Select publications

Tannam E. 2020 (forthcoming), British-Irish Relations in the 21st Century, Oxford, Oxford University Press.

Tannam E. ed. 2018, Ethnopolitics, Special Issue: The Twentieth Anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement, Volume 17 Issue 3 June 2018 , guest editor.

Tannam E. 2018, 'Intergovernmental and Cross-Border Civil Service Cooperation: The Good Friday Agreement and Brexit', in Ethnopolitics, Special Issue: The Twentieth Anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement, Volume 17 Issue 3 June 2018, pp. 243-263.

Tannam E. 2018 (forthcoming), ‘The Good Friday Agreement and Political Cooperation’, in Irish Political Studies, vol. 32, no. 2, June 2018.

Tannam E. 2016, ‘Cyprus and the Annan Plan Negotiations: an organizational model’ Irish Studies in International Affairs, vol. 26, December

Tannam, E. (2014) International Intervention in Ethnic Conflict: A Comparison of the European Union and the United Nations, Basingstoke, Palgrave.

Blog posts

http://ukandeu.ac.uk/do-the-uks-backstop-proposals-signal-progress/

http://dcubrexitinstitute.eu/2018/01/brexit-and-british-irish-relationship/

https://theconversation.com/eu-agrees-to-start-phase-two-of-brexit-talks-experts-react-89245

http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/brexit/2017/12/05/a-high-risk-game-of-chicken-is-being-played-over-the-irish-border/

http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/brexit/2017/07/26/cracks-are-beginning-to-appear-in-british-irish-relations/


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