Area of expertise
International border disputes; British overseas territories, including Gibraltar and the Falkland Islands; UK Foreign Policy and Diplomacy; Academic impact within Foreign Policy; Public engagement with geography; Digital diplomacy; Social media; the military.
Dr Alasdair Pinkerton is a political geographer who is available to talk about the ways in which Magna Carta reverberated in the United States before, during and after the Cold War and how those reverberations have influenced the site at Runnymede itself. He has contributed to Royal Holloway’s MOOC.
Dr Pinkerton has made frequent appearances in the UK and international media on issues related to global geopoltiics, including the Falkland Islands, Gibraltar and the UK's Overseas Territories.