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Geoffrey Sloan


Recruitment of MA students for all the postgraduate taught courses run by the Department

Areas of interest

  • Strategic studies, the development of geopolitical theory in the twentieth century
  • The role and function of intelligence as the "missing dimension" in international politics
  • The history and role of military doctrine and its relation to combat effectiveness

Research centres and groups

United Kingdom Co-ordinator, The Mackinder Forum

Academic qualifications

BA (Hons), PhD, PGCE (Keele)

Selected publications


Unpublished papers

  • Brititsh Command Doctrine, Command Philosophy and the Generation of Fighting Power
  • Haldane's Mackindergarten: A Radical Experiment in Military Education


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