Mr Tom McDermott

Mr Tom McDermott

MA in Strategy and Policy (UNSW), BA Hons Classical Civilisations (University of Warwick)

Tom McDermott is a serving ADF officer. He has over twenty years military service. Since 2015 he has been researching British strategic decision-making in the Iraq intervention, based on the evidence held in the Iraq Inquiry.

Research Interest

Principal research interests are in the areas of strategic studies, strategic decision-making, war studies, military history, international relations, civ/mil relations and the future of war and warfare.

HDR Supervisor/s

Meighen McCrae

Thesis Title/Topic

Man, the State or War: British Strategic Decision-Making in the Iraq Intervention 2003 - 2009

Expertise Area(s)

Strategic Studies
History of International Relations
British History

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