Tim Lynch is the Director of the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences and Associate Professor in American Politics at the University of Melbourne. He teaches two popular electives on the Master of International Relations (Great Power Rivalry and US Foreign Policy). His books include Turf War: the Clinton Administration and Northern Ireland (Ashgate, 2004), After Bush: the Case for Continuity in American Foreign Policy (Cambridge, 2008), a winner of the Richard Neustadt Book Prize and a best-selling international security text, and US Foreign Policy and Democracy Promotion (Routledge, 2013). He is editor of the two-volume Oxford Encyclopedia of American Military and Diplomatic History (2013). He is the convenor of the sell-out 10 Great Books Melbourne Masterclass. A Fulbright Scholar, Associate Professor Lynch holds a PhD in Political Science from Boston College, Mass.