Our 51st Year

Robert Barylski
Peter Bergen
John Beyrle
Stephen Biegun
William Davison
Thomas DeFrank
Evan Feigenbaum
Jeffrey Gedmin
Russel Honoré
Brian Hook
Margaret Jay
Richard Jones
Robert Jones
Robert Lieber
Mark Lowenthal
Susan MacManus
Bob McClure
Mohsen Milani
Thomas Nichols
Charles Ray
Dennis Ross
Charles Schudson
Peter Singer
John Sinnott
Jeremi Suri
Martin Walker


Robert Lieber

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.