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Barry Posen receives the ISA International Security Studies Section 2017 Distinguished Scholar Award
Barry Posen

Barry Posen was the recipient of the 2017 ISSS Distinguished Scholar Award from the International Studies Association. There was a roundtable in his honor at the annual ISA conference in February 2017 in Baltimore, MD.




Roundtable in Honor of the 2017 ISSS Distinguished Scholar: Barry Posen at the ISA conference in Baltimore, February 2017


  • Chair: Kelly M. Greenhill (Tufts University, Harvard University)
  • Honoree: Barry Posen (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
  • Participant: Robert Art (Brandeis University)
  • Participant: John Mearsheimer (University of Chicago)
  • Participant: Stephen Martin Walt (Harvard University)
  • Participant: Daryl Press (Dartmouth College)
  • Participant: Peter Liberman (City University of New York)
  • Participant: Phil M. Haun (Naval War College)

The Distinguished Scholar Award is given for life achievement in International Security Studies. Typically, nominees will have made major contributions to scholarship in the field both via their own research and writing and their mentorship of others.