The David Davies Institute is part of the Department of international politics in Aberystwyth University. The aim of the fellowship is to apply insights from theories and practices of trust developed in the wider Social Sciences and arts and Humanities to International Relations and Security studies. The Institute aims at establishing trust as a core concept in international Relation and Security studies with a focus on the empirical area of nuclear weapons.
Aberystwyth University - David Davies Memorial Institute of International Studies
Department of International Politics
Penglais, Aberystwyth, SY23 2FE
Tel: +44 (0) 1970 621770
Fax: +44 (0) 1970 622709
Ken Booth - Director
Professor Ken Booth is currently Senior Research Associate in the Department of International Politics, Aberystwyth University. In 2004 he was recipient of the ISA's Susan Strange Award.
Jan Ruzicka - Associate
Dr Jan Ruzicka is the Research Assistant on the project. ”The Challenges to Trust-Building in Nuclear Worlds'. The project is funded by the RCUK's program 'Global Uncertainties: Security for All in a Changing World'.
Malcolm Savidge - Senior Fellow
Malcolm Savidge is the Senior Fellow for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Issues. He is the former Member of Parliament for Aberdeen North, former Convenor of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Global Security and Non-proliferation, and former member of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on World Government.