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Dr. Barry Ross Posen, Professor of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

EDUCATION

Ph.D., U.C. Berkeley (1981)

M.A., U.C. Berkeley (1976)

B.S., Occidental College (1974)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS

Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Principal Co-director, MIT Seminar XXI Program

 Assistant Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University

Analyst, OSD/PAE-Europe Division

Consultant RAND Corporation

HONORS AND AFFILIATIONS

Levitan Prize in Humanities MIT, 1991

Woodrow Wilson Foundation Book Award, 1985 American Political Science Association

Edward J. Furniss Jr., Book Award - Ohio State University, 1984

Fellow Rockefeller Foundation, International Affairs, 1983-84

 Fellow Council on Foreign Relations, International Affairs

PUBLICATIONS

Books and Monographs

"Inadvertent Escalation: Conventional War and Nuclear Risks." Ithaca: Cornell University Press. 1991

"The Sources of Military Doctrine: France, Britain, and Germany Between the World

Wars." Ithaca: Cornell University Press. 1984

Articles

"U.S. Security Policy in a Nuclear Armed World (Or: What If Iraq Had Had Nuclear Weapons)," Security Studies 9(3) 1-31. 1997

"Competing Visions for U.S. Grand Strategy," International Security. 21(3): 5-53. 1997

Chapters in Books

"Competing Visions for U.S., Grand Strategy," With Andrew L. Ross, In America's

Strategic Choices, an International Security Reader." MIT Press, pp. 1-49 (originally published in International Security. 21(3): 5-531. 1997

"Can Military Intervention Limit Refugee Flows?" in "Migrants, Refugees, and Foreign

 Policy," Rainer Munz and Myron Weiner, Eds. Oxford: Berghahn Books, 273-321. 1997

STUDY GROUP MEMBER