Graeme Thompson is an Associate of the Applied History Project and a former  Ernest May Postdoctoral Fellow in History and Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. His current research is focused on the history of British liberalism, imperialism, and grand strategy, Canadian foreign policy, and the dynamics of empire, globalization, and world order from the 19th century to the present.

Prior to his appointment at Harvard, Graeme was a policy analyst and speechwriter in the foreign policy planning division at Global Affairs Canada, where he worked on strategic policy, Canada-U.S. relations, and democracy and human rights issues. He earned his D.Phil. in global and imperial history at St Antony’s College, Oxford and a master's in the theory and history of international relations at the London School of Economics. Graeme has also held visiting academic positions at the Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History and Massey College, University of Toronto.

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