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Greg Russell, Ph.D.


Office: 318 Dale Hall Tower


Research Fields: International Relations, American Foreign Policy, National Security Affairs, and Political Philosophy

B.A., M.A., East Texas State University
Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Professor Greg Russell joined the department in 1991. He completed his third term as Department Chair in June 2014.

He is the author of The Statecraft of Theodore Roosevelt:  The Duties of Nations and World OrderHans J. Morgenthau and the Ethics of American StatecraftReconciling Internal Rights and External Wrongs: The Force of Arms and Ideas in War; and John Quincy Adams and the Public Virtues of Diplomacy.

His articles have appeared in The Review of PoliticsThe Journal of PoliticsInterpretationThe Political Science ReviewerDiplomacy and StatecraftEthics and International AffairsGlobal PerspectivesThe International Review of History and Political Science, SocietyPresidential Studies QuarterlyVirginia Quarterly ReviewModern AgeReview of International StudiesGeopolitics, and The New England Quarterly.

Research interests include American diplomatic history, American political biographies, studies in statesmanship, Churchill studies, and intellectual traditions in international thought.