Dr. Tierney served for many years as the Walter Kohler Professor of International Relations at IWP.
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.
- B.A., 1962, LeMoyne College.
- Ph.D., 1969, University of Pennsylvania,
CoursesHistory of American Foreign Policy
History of International Relations
Peace, Strategy and Conflict Resolution
U.S. Foreign Policy: Current and Future Challenges
PublicationsThe “S” Word: Secession
The Civil Cold War: What’s It All About?
“Racism”: What’s in a Name?
The Politics of Peace