Dr Marco Wyss

Lecturer in the International History of the Cold War

Career Details

Marco joined Lancaster in 2017 as Lecturer in the International History of the Cold War. Before, he worked as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Chichester, and a Senior Researcher at the Center for Security Studies, ETH Zurich. He also was a Senior Researcher at the University of Lausanne and a Visiting Professor at Sciences Po Lille. Marco holds an MA in History and Philosophy from the University of Neuchâtel, and an MA in International History from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, and gained his PhD in Politics and International Relations, as well as in History, from the Universities of Nottingham and Neuchâtel.

France and the economic community of West African states: peacekeeping partnership in theory and practice
Wyss, M. 6/07/2017 In: Journal of Contemporary African Studies. 19 p.
Journal article

A Post-Imperial Cold War Paradox: The Anglo-Nigerian Defence Agreement 1958-1962
Wyss, M. 11/2016 In: Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History. 44, 6, p. 976-1000. 25 p.
Journal article

The Armed Neutrality Paradox: Sweden and Switzerland in US Cold War Armaments Policy
Nilsson, M., Wyss, M. 1/04/2016 In: Journal of Contemporary History. 51, 2, p. 335-363. 29 p.
Journal article

Introduction: A Tightrope Walk - Neutrality and Neutralism in the Global Cold War
Wyss, M., Hanhimäki, J.M., Bott, S., Schaufelbuehl, J.M. 2016 In: Neutrality and Neutralism in the Global Cold War. London : Routledge p. 1-14. 14 p. ISBN: 9781138886216.
Chapter

Neutrality and Neutralism in the Global Cold War: Between or Within the Blocs?
Bott, S., Hanhimäki, J.M., Schaufelbuehl, J.M., Wyss, M. 2016 London : Routledge. 224 p. ISBN: 9781138886216.
Book

Will History Repeat Itself?: The Presidential Elections and Security in Ivory Coast
Wyss, M. 12/10/2015
Other contribution

Non-Alignment, the Third Force, or Fence-Sitting: Independent Pathways in the Cold War
Schaufelbuehl, J.M., Bott, S., Hanhimäki, J.M., Wyss, M. 1/09/2015 In: The International History Review. 37, 5, 11 p.
Editorial

Choosing Sides in the Global Cold War: Switzerland, Neutrality, and the Divided States of Korea and Vietnam
Schaufelbuehl, J.M., Wyss, M., Bott, S. 6/08/2015 In: The International History Review. 37, 5, p. 1014-1036. 23 p.
Journal article

"A Considerable Windfall of Swiss Francs": La politique d'armement britannique envers la Suisse au début de la Guerre froide
Wyss, M. 2015 In: Revue Suisse d'Histoire. 65, 2, p. 230-248. 19 p.
Journal article

Beyond and Between the Cold War Blocs
Bott, S., Hanhimäki, J.M., Schaufelbuehl, J.M., Wyss, M. 2015 In: The International History Review. 37, 5
Special issue

Le rôle international de la Suisse dans la Guerre froide globale: un équilibre précaire
Bott, S., Hanhimäki, J.M., Schaufelbuehl, J.M., Wyss, M. 2015 In: Relations internationales. 163, 12 p.
Editorial

Suisse et Guerre froide dans le tiers-monde
Bott, S., Hanhimäki, J.M., Schaufelbuehl, J.M., Wyss, M. 2015 In: Relations internationales. 2015, 163
Special issue

Bienfait ou malédiction pour les efforts de maintien de la paix?: Le rôle de la France dans la crise ivoirienne
Wyss, M. 2014 In: La Côte d'Ivoire. L'Harmattan p. 89-103. 15 p.
Chapter

Introduction: Africa - the Peacekeeping Laboratory
Wyss, M., Tardy, T. 2014 In: Peacekeeping in Africa. London : Routledge p. 1-14. 14 p. ISBN: 9780415715720, 9781138940246.
Chapter

Peacekeeping in Africa: The Evolving Security Architecture
Tardy, T., Wyss, M. 2014 London : Routledge. 280 p. ISBN: 9781138940246.
Book

Primus inter Pares?: France and Multi-actor Peacekeeping in Côte d'Ivoire
Wyss, M. 2014 In: Peacekeeping in Africa. London : Routledge p. 132-148. 17 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

France's Africa links may have spared allies
Wilner, A., Wyss, M. 20/02/2013 Embassy
Article

Alternative Perspectives on African Peacekeeping
Tardy, T., Wyss, M. 2013 In: Journal of International Peacekeeping. 17, 3-4, 7 p.
Editorial

Alternative Perspectives on African Peacekeeping
Tardy, T., Wyss, M. 2013 In: Journal of International Peacekeeping. 17, 3-4
Special issue

Arms Transfers, Neutrality and Britain's Role in the Cold War: Anglo-Swiss Relations 1945-1958
Wyss, M. 2013 Leiden : Brill. 404 p. ISBN: 9789004234413.
Book

Contributor Profile: Switzerland
Baumann, A., Wyss, M. 2013
Other contribution

Entwicklung der Verteidigungsausgaben ausgewählter europäischer Staaten seit 1990: Deutschland, Frankreich, Vereinigtes Königreich, Finnland, Österreich und Schweden
Wyss, M. 2013 Center for Security Studies (CSS) ETH Zurich. 65 p.
Commissioned report

Importations d'armes et intérêts économiques suisses au début de la Guerre froide
Wyss, M. 2013 In: Schweizer Rüstung. Baden-Dättwil : hier + jetzt p. 46-57. 12 p. ISBN: 9783039192793.
Chapter

The Advocate and Its Wealthy Client: Britain and Switzerland in the Early Cold War
Wyss, M. 2013 In: The International History Review. 35, 1, p. 184-204. 21 p.
Journal article

The Gendarme Stays in Africa: France's Military Role in Côte d'Ivoire
Wyss, M. 2013 In: African Conflict and Peacebuilding Review. 3, 1, p. 81-111. 31 p.
Journal article

Neutrality in the early Cold War: Swiss arms imports and neutrality
Wyss, M. 2012 In: Cold War History. 12, 1, p. 25-49. 25 p.
Journal article

Peacekeeping in Afrika und die militärische Friedensförderung der Schweiz
Wyss, M. 2012 In: Bulletin zur schweizerischen Sicherheitspolitik 2012. Center for Security Studies (CSS) ETH Zurich p. 9-37. 29 p.
Chapter

The Next Generation Fighter Club: How Shifting Markets Will Shape Canada's F-35 Debate
Wyss, M., Wilner, A. 2012 In: Canadian Military Journal. 12, 2, p. 18-27. 10 p.
Journal article

The Case for the F-35
Wilner, A., Wyss, M. 16/05/2011 The National Post
Article

Military Transformation in Europe's Neutral and Non-Allied States
Wyss, M. 04/2011 In: The RUSI Journal. 156, 2, p. 44-51. 8 p.
Journal article

A War-Profiteer or a Strategic Lightweight?: Switzerland in American Aircraft Supply Priorities in the Emerging Cold War
Wyss, M. 2011 In: Militärhistorisk Tidskrift. 2009-2010, p. 311-339. 29 p.
Journal article

A case for the Joint Strike Fighter
Wilner, A., Wyss, M. 2011 Vanguard
Article

Abhängigkeit wider Willen oder Drang zum Westen?: Die einseitigen Rüstungsbeschaffungen und -lieferungen der Schweiz im frühen Kalten Krieg
Wyss, M. 2011 In: Die internationale Schweiz in der Zeit des Kalten Krieges. Basel : Schwabe p. 31-45. 15 p. ISBN: 9783796527272.
Chapter

Clashing over Fighters: Winners and Losers
Wyss, M. 2011
Other contribution

Is Kosovo the Beginning and the End?: Swiss Military Peacekeeping
Wyss, M. 2011 In: Baltic Security and Defence Review. 13, 1, p. 51-70. 20 p.
Journal article

Neutrality 'de jour': Switzerland and the Italo-Abyssinian War of 1935-1936
Wylie, N., Wyss, M. 2011 In: The Origins of the Second World War. London : Continuum p. 278-293. 16 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Revisiting the 'Nene Blunder': Western Aviation Technology Transfers to China
Wyss, M. 2011 LSE IDEAS Today, p. 16-18. 3 p.
Article

Zivile Nachrichtendienste im europäischen Umfeld der Schweiz: Ausgewählte fusionierte und getrennte zivile In- und Auslandsnachrichtendienste im Vergleich
Wyss, M. 2011 Center for Security Studies (CSS) ETH Zurich. 96 p.
Commissioned report

A 'Cold War Love Affair' and the Future of Anglo-Swiss Relations
Wyss, M. 2010 LSE IDEAS Today, p. 22-23. 2 p.
Article

Guillaume Tell, du sujet de dispute à l'objet de recherche
Wyss, M. 2010 In: Guillaume Tell et la libération des Suisses. Lausanne : Société d'Histoire de la Suisse Romande p. 209-238. 30 p.
Chapter

Jet Propulsion Technology in Switzerland: Introduction without Production in the Emerging Cold War 1945-1949
Wyss, M. 2010 In: Traverse, Revue d'histoire - Zeitschrift für Geschichte. 3, p. 113-124. 12 p.
Journal article

Les plus anciens textes
Amherdt, D., Bartolini, L., Duffner, R., Morerod, C., Morerod, J., Näf, A., Wyss, M. 2010 In: Guillaume Tell et la libération des Suisses. Lausanne : Société d'Histoire de la Suisse Romande p. 15-16. 2 p.
Chapter

Streitkräftetransformation neutraler und allianzfreier Staaten: Schweiz, Schweden, Österreich, Finnland und Irland im Vergleich
Möckli, D., Misteli, V., Wyss, M. 2010 Center for Security Studies (CSS) ETH Zurich. 93 p.
Commissioned report

Un Suisse au Service de la SS: Dr. Franz Riedweg (1907-2005)
Wyss, M., Wisard, F. 2010 Neuchâtel : Editions Alphil-Presses universitaires suisses. 275 p. ISBN: 9782940235599.
Book

Des Vampires pour la Suisse: Hiérarchies militaires et acquisition des premiers avions à réaction au début de la Guerre froide
Wyss, M. 2009 In: Revue Historique Neuchâteloise. 146, 3, p. 201-211. 11 p.
Journal article

Dr. Franz Riedweg and the Enforcement of Non-German 'Germanic Civilians' to SS Standards during the Second World War
Wyss, M. 2009 In: Military Conflicts and Civil Populations. Rome : Ministero della Difesa / Commissione Italiana di Storia Militare p. 448-458. 11 p.
Chapter

Un suisse au service de la SS: Dr. Franz Riedweg et le "travail germanique" de la SS
Wyss, M. 2007 In: Revue Suisse d'Histoire. 57, 4, p. 417-440. 24 p.
Journal article