Dr. James D. Boys is a political historian specializing in the United States and its place in the world. He has a special interest in the study of the United States’ presidency and specifically in the administration of Bill Clinton. Dr. Boys has appeared before the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee and was quoted extensively in its recent report on US-UK relations.
The Clinton administration’s formulation of foreign policy in the 1990s is the subject of James’ forthcoming book, Clinton’s Grand Strategy: US Foreign Policy in a Post-Cold War World (Bloomsbury, 2014)
James is an Associate Professor of International Political Studies at Richmond University (London) and a Visiting Senior Research Fellow at King’s College London. He is also Managing Director of The Resolute Group, a political and media group consultancy.
James is a regular guest on TV and radio and is a familiar face to viewers of BBC News, Sky News and Al Jazeera English, where he regularly brings his brand of analysis to a world-wide audience of over 140 million in over 100 countries. He is a regular guest on LBC 97.3 in London, appears most weeks on Monocle 24, as well as on The Voice of Russia, ensuring that this analysis reaches a massive domestic and international audience on a regular basis. He has also appeared on The Voice of America, Channel 4 News, Radio 5 Live and BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour.
From 2012-2013 he was a Contributing Editor at The Commentator where he covered the presidential election in a weekly column.
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For more details about his education and career, view JDB Resume
For a detailed list of James media appearances, view Media Work Appendix