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Dr Etain Tannam

Currently on Research Leave

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, Trinity College Dublin, MA University of Essex, PhD, LSE) is Associate Professor International Peace Studies, Trinity College Dublin. Her main area of expertise is Irish/Northern cross-border cooperation and British-Irish cooperation, with emphasis on Brexit’s impact. She is currently writing a book British-Irish Relations in the 21st Century, 2020, forthcoming, Oxford, Oxford University Press. She has contributed to various reports about Brexit, including the European Parliament, JURIS Committee, the House of Commons, Select Committee for Northern Ireland and the House of Lords Brexit Inquiry. She has also appeared on BBC Radio 4, SKY News and RTE. 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.

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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