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Faculty Experts

Bob Snyder

Professor of Political Science



PhD,University of Michigan, 1993


Professor of Political Science
Southwestern University
August 01, 1992 - present


Middle East Politics, U.S. Foreign Policy, Terrorism


"The Arab Uprising and the Persistence of Monarchy," International Affairs (September 2015).

"The United States and Nicaragua: Understanding the Breakdown in Relations," Journal of Cold War Studies (Spring 2015) (with Robert Hager).

"The Decline of Revolutionary Nationalism and the Beginning of the Peace Processes in Northern Ireland and the Middle East," in Timothy White, ed., Lessons from the Northern Ireland Peace Process (University of Wisconson Press, 2013).

Specific subjects or issues you can knowledgeably discuss:
U.S. foreign policy and the Middle East Islamist terrorism

I am willing to talk to the media: yes

I am willing to talk to community groups about my area of expertise: no

Can you do interviews in Spanish? no

Other languages you are fluent in:

Experience with the news media (especially electronic media):

Contact Details:
(512) 863-1938(office)
Office: Mood-Bridwell 240