Associate Fellow, Centre on Global Health Security
Simon Rushton
Contact information
+44 1970 628564

Summary

Simon Rushton is a faculty research fellow in the Department of Politics at The University of Sheffield.

He was previously a research fellow in the Centre for Health and International Relations at Aberystwyth University.

He has written widely on international responses to HIV/AIDS and other diseases; the links between health and security; the changing nature of global health governance; and issues surrounding health, conflict and post-conflict reconstruction.

He edits the journal Medicine, Conflict & Survival (with Maria Kett at UCL).

He received his LLB and MA from the University of Hull, and a PhD from Aberystwyth University.

Expertise

  • International responses to HIV/AIDS
  • Global Health Governance
  • Health and security
  • Health interventions in conflict and post-conflict environments

Experience

2009-PresentResearch Fellow, Centre for Health and International Relations, Aberystwyth University
2006-2008Lecturer in International Politics, Aberystwyth University
2004-2006Research Assistant, Centre for Health and International Relations, Aberystwyth University