Simon Bulmer is Professor of European Politics at the University of Sheffield. His research focuses on the governance of the European and German political economies. He has also worked on Britain and the EU, so is following the unfolding process of Brexit.

Simon’s most recent major publications are German and the European Union: Europe’s Reluctant Hegemon? (co-authored with William E. Paterson), Macmillan/Red Globe Press, 2018 and The Politics and Economics of Brexit (co-edited with Lucia Quaglia), Routledge, 2018.

Simon joined the University of Sheffield in September 2007. He was previously Professor of Government at the University of Manchester. He is co-editor of the Macmillan/Red Globe Press European Union Series. He is Visiting Professor in the School of Government at LUISS Guido Carli University (Rome). He has been a visiting scholar/professor at a range of institutions, for example in 2014 at the Free University of Berlin and the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Berlin, while holding a German Academic Exchange Services award for work on Germany’s role in the EU. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences.

Further information about Simon can be found here.