John J. Tierney, Jr.

Walter Kohler Professor of International Relations; Academic Dean, Ad Interim


Professional Experience

Former Special Assistant and Foreign Affairs Officer, U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency (1981-1993); former participant in various national security negotiations for U.S. Government; former Executive Director of the Congressional Caucus on National Defense and the National Security Research Group, U.S. House of Representatives; and former Chairman, Politics Department, Catholic University, and formerly Professor of International Relations, University of Virginia and The Johns Hopkins University.


Education

  • B.A., 1962, LeMoyne College.
  • Ph.D., 1969, University of Pennsylvania,

Contact: JTierney@iwp.edu


Courses

  Diplomacy: Challenges of the 21st Century
  History of American Foreign Policy
  History of International Relations
  Peace, Strategy and Conflict Resolution
  Twentieth Century Politics and Diplomacy: Case Studies in War and Peace
  U.S. Foreign Policy: Current and Future Challenges

Publications

  The real meaning of D-Day
  Failures of U.S. Intelligence: Americans Must Become Better Spies
  Advances Abroad, Struggles Within
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Books

  Chasing Ghosts
  The Politics of Peace