Dr Ed Turner

Head of Politics and International Relations

School of Languages & Social Sciences

Aston Centre for Europe

Ed is a senior lecturer in politics with a particular interest in federalism, decentralisation and public policy. He has a keen interest in all aspects of modern German politics and is also an expert in housing policy, with experience of working on three major reviews while serving on the LGA's Environment, Economy, Transport and Housing Board.

Media Experience

  • Ed has a wealth of both print and broadcast media experience. He has spoken to the likes of Sky News, as well as a number of BBC outlets including Radio 4's Today programme. He has also contributed to articles for The Conversation and The Guardian among many others.

Areas of expertise

  • German politics
  • Housing policy in the UK and Germany
  • Federalism
  • Decentralisation and public policy

Social Media

To book an interview, call the press team on 0121 204 4592 or email pr@aston.ac.uk