Jonathan Havercroft is a political theorist at the University of Southampton in the Politics & International Relations Department. His research lies at the intersections of international relations and political theory. He has published work on the historical development and transformation of state sovereignty, 17th century and 20th century political philosophy, space weaponization and security, global dimensions of indigenous politics and hermeneutics. His current research projects include work on the ethical dimensions of international norms, theories of political affect, and the role of agreement in democratic theory and practice.
In his spare time he plays and coaches curling nationally and internationally. He holds a UKCC Level Curling coaching certificate, and has coached the England U21 Men’s team in the 2016, 2017, and 2018 World Junior B Curling Championships.