Robert W. Stephan

Robert W. Stephan is an adjunct professor at The Institute of World Politics.

Professional Experience


  • B.A., 1978, University of Maryland: Russian and Government
  • M.A., 1984, American University: International Affairs
  • Ph.D., 1997, George Washington University: Modern Russian & Soviet History


  Comparative Intelligence Systems: Foreign Intelligence and Security Cultures
  Intelligence Collection
  Spies, Subversion, Terrorism and Influence Operations


  Stalin's Secret War: Soviet Counterintelligence Against the Nazis, 1941-1945