Stephen M. Walt
Robert and Renée Belfer Professor of International Affairs

Professor Walt was Academic Dean of HKS from 2002 to 2006. He has been a resident associate of the Carnegie Endowment for Peace, a guest scholar at the Brookings Institution, and a consultant to several US government agencies.  He previously taught at Princeton University and the University of Chicago, where he served as Master of the Social Science Collegiate Division and Deputy Dean of Social Sciences. He is a contributing editor at Foreign Policy magazine and co-editor of the Cornell Studies in Security Affairs, published by Cornell University Press. He was elected as a Fellow in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in May 2005. VIEW FULL BIO