Dr Bryn Willcock has been teaching at Swansea University since 1995, and has also taught at the University of Wales, Trinity Saint David. His main teaching and research interests focus upon American foreign policy, American history, terrorism, nuclear history and also British and European politics.
Dr Willcock is Admissions Officer for both Politics and American Studies. He is the Coordinator for the American Intercalary Year, as well as the Semester Abroad Coordinator for PCS. He also has responsibility for incoming and exchange students into the Department.
Dr Willcock has been involved in the publication of books by both Oxford University Press and Taylor and Francis. In 2010 he was involved in the European-wide PartiRep Research project (http://www.partirep.eu/project) and in 2014 was consulted as an expert in British Public Policy during the creation of the EUVOX voting project. Dr Willcock is currently working on the book ‘Terrorism and America’ for Amberley Publishing.
In 2017 Dr Willcock won an Excellence in Learning and Teaching Award, an award presented to those who offer outstanding support to students studying at the University.
As part of the Erasmus Exchange Programme Dr Willcock has taught at both Uppsala University and the University of Iceland