Dr Lee Jones
reader in international politics, Queen Mary University of London
Lee is a reader in international politics at Queen Mary University of London, where he specialises in the politics and international relations of post-colonial Asia. His research focuses on the political economy of regime trajectories, interventions and governance projects. He has written extensively on international interventions, economic sanctions and non-traditional security. Lee has a strong interest in pedagogy and higher education policy and is very active in groups resisting the marketization of universities.
Lee is the author of Societies Under Siege: Exploring How International Economic Sanctions (Do Not) Work (Oxford University Press, 2015) and Governing Borderless Threats: Non-Traditional Security and the Politics of State Transformation (Cambridge University Press, 2015)