Dr. Robert J. Lieber is Emeritus Professor of Government and International Affairs at Georgetown University, where he has previously served as Chair of the Government Department.
He is author or editor of 17 books on international relations and U.S. foreign policy and has served as an advisor to several presidential campaigns, to the State Department, and to the drafters of U.S. National Intelligence Estimates. He is now completing The Indispensable Nation: American Foreign Policy in a Turbulent World.
Dr. Lieber has also taught at Harvard, Oxford and the University of California, Davis, and has been a Visiting Fellow at The Fondation Nationale Des Sciences Politiques in Paris, the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., and Fudan University in Shanghai. His articles and op-eds have appeared in The New York Times and The Washington Post. His media appearances have included the NewsHour on PBS, and ABC, NBC, CBS, and CNN. Among his other credits is a walk-on part in the Alfred Hitchcock film classic, North by Northwest.
Dr. Lieber earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin and his Ph.D. at Harvard University.