Administrative Positions

Education

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Experience

Doctor of Philosophy 

The Department of Political Science

The University of Chicago

 December 1988


Master of Arts degree (with specialization) 

The Committee on International Relations 

The University of Chicago

March 1984

Bachelor of Arts (cum laude) 

The Department of Political Science 

Marquette University

May 1982 

Catholic Memorial High School 

Waukesha, WI,

May 1978

International Security Center Director

University of Notre Dame


 

Department Chair of Political Science 

University of Notre Dame 

July 2009 -  2015


Founding Director of Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs 

George Bush School of Government and Public Service 

Texas A&M University

June 2007 - July 2008

The Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce Director

University of Kentucky 

June 2003 - June 2004

 Associate Director  

August 1998 - June 2003 


Assistant Director and Senior Research Associate

The John M. Olin Institute for Strategic Studies 

Harvard University

September 1993 - August 1998

Preceptor

The Committee on International Relations,

The University of Chicago.

September 1985 - September 1986 

Professor and Fellow

Department of Political Science

University of Notre Dame

July 2008 - present 


Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

September 2008 - present

Professor and Robert M. Gates Chair

Intelligence and National Security Decision-making

George Bush School of Government and Public Service 

Texas A&M University

July 2004 - July 2008

Professor

The Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce, University of Kentucky

July 2002 - June 2004

Associate Professor

The Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce 

University of Kentucky

August 1998 - June 2002

Assistant Professor

Department of Political Science 

University of California at Riverside

July 1991 - July 1996 

[On leave 1993-96]

Visiting Scholar

Center for International Studies 

University of Southern California

August 1990 - July 1991

Post-Doctoral Fellow

John M. Olin Institute for Strategic Studies

Harvard University

September 1988 - July 1990