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Deputy Director-General

Professor Malcolm Chalmers is Deputy Director-General of the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI). His research is focused on UK defence, foreign and security policy.

Chalmers was a member of the consultative panel for both the 2010 and 2015 Strategic Defence and Security Reviews (SDSR), and has been a Special Adviser to Parliament's Joint Committee on the National Security Strategy since 2011.

He is an Honorary Visiting Professor at the University of Exeter. He was also a Visiting Professor in the Department of War Studies, Kings College, London (2008-2011).

During 2006-2007, he was a Senior Special Adviser in the FCO to Foreign Secretaries Jack Straw MP and Margaret Beckett MP.

For an extended list of publications by Professor Chalmers, click here >

Contact Details

+44(0)20 7747 4970

Research Focus

Proliferation and Nuclear Policy, Defence Policy, UK, UK Defence Policy, UK Defence UK defence policy and operations, UK foreign and security policy, UK defence budgets, Scotland, Defence Economics, Proliferation and Nuclear Policy

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