STEVEN E. LOBELL portrait
  • Professor
  • Professor, Political Science Department
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Professional Service

  • Entity: Editorial Board, Journal of Strategic Studies Member of Editorial Board, Journal of Security Studies involves reviewing journal submissions. 2019 - present
  • Entity: Editorial Board, Security Studies Member of Editorial Board, Security Studies which includes reviewing articles and attending annual meetings. 2019 - present
  • Role: Commentator. Entity: “Top of Mind on BYU Radio with Julie Rose,” • “Top of Mind on BYU Radio with Julie Rose,” Monthly Panel on the Middle East (4-4:40 pm MDT, second Thursday of the month), Sirius XM Radio (143 and on-line live streaming). Julie Rose, host/producer. (2014-2017). http://www.byuradio.org/show/e9a84fc9-4bb1-476f-bd5d-0e907b754af8/top-of-mind-with-julie-rose. 2017 - present
  • Role: Recruiting Academics To Write Entries. Entity: Oxford University Press Member of Standing Editorial Board, Oxford University Press, Oxford Bibliographies-International Relations. 2017 - present
  • Entity: Oxford University Press Member of Standing Editorial Board, Oxford University Press, Oxford Bibliographies -International Relations (June 2014-current). 2014 - present
  • Role: Member Of Editorial Board. Entity: Westview Press Member of Editorial Board, Dilemmas in World Politics series, Westview Press. 2010 - present

Internal Service

  • Role: Graduate Studies Committee, International Relations Field Chair, and member of the Executive Committee. Graduate Studies Committee, International Relations Field Chair, and member of the Executive Committee. 2011 - 2019. service.
  • International Relations/Comparative Politics Field Chair for the Department of Political Science (2010-current). 2010 - present. service.
  • Member of Executive Committee for the Department of Political Science (2010-current). 2010 - 2012. service.
  • Member MIAGE admission committee (fall, 2010). 2010 - 2012. service.
  • Member of RPT Committee (2009-current; assisted in drafting new RPT rules). 2009 - present. service.
  • Member International Studies Board (2009-2010). 2009 - present. service.
  • Member of Superior Research Award committee (2007-current; Chair, spring, 2011). 2007 - present. service.

Honors & Awards

  • Research recognized at Showcase of Extraordinary Faculty Achievements, University of Utah. Celebrate U, 2017
  • “The Use of Preventive Military Strikes for Nuclear Counter Proliferation”. Betty Glad Award, 2014
  • Sabbatical, “How Leaders Measure Power and the Balance of Power?”. 2013
  • Senior Fellow at The Nobel Institute, Oslo, Norway. The Nobel Institute, 2013
  • Fulbright Research Scholar (April 2010-August 2010) Research: Business Communities in Conflict Zones: A Force for Peace? Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel. U.S. State Department, Fulbright Research Scholar Award, 2010
  • Nominated for The 2011 Grawemeyer Awards for Ideas Improving World Order; Steven E. Lobell, Norrin M. Ripsman, and Jeffrey W. Taliaferro, eds., Neoclassical Realism, The State, and Foreign Policy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009). The Grawemeyer Awards for Ideas Improving World Order, 2010

In the Media

  • 8:00-8:40 am roundtable on the Middle East, The Morning Show, SiriusXM 143. SiriusXM has a national subscriber base of over 26 million listeners. 2014. http://byuradio.org/
  • Interviewed by Noga Tarnopolsky for an article on the Syria/Lebanon/Israel border disputes. 2014. http://www.globalpost.com/
  • 8:00-8:40 am roundtable on the Middle East, The Morning Show, SiriusXM 143. SiriusXM has a national subscriber base of over 26 million listeners. 2014. http://www.byuradio.org/
  • 8:00-8:40 am roundtable on the Middle East, The Morning Show, SiriusXM 143. SiriusXM has a national subscriber base of over 26 million listeners. 2014. https://byuradio.org/
  • 8:00-8:40 am roundtable on the Middle East, The Morning Show, SiriusXM 143. SiriusXM has a national subscriber base of over 26 million listeners. 2014. http://www.byuradio.org/
  • 8:00-8:40 am roundtable on the Middle East (ISIS and the instability in Iraq), The Morning Show, SiriusXM 143. SiriusXM has a national subscriber base of over 26 million listeners. 2014. http://www.byuradio.org/
  • “Top of Mind on BYU Radio with Julie Rose,” Monthly Panel on the Middle East (4-4:40 am MDT, second Thursday of the month), Sirius XM Radio (143 and on-line live streaming). Julie Rose, host/producer. (July 2014-current) http://www.byuradio.org/show/e9a84fc9-4bb1-476f-bd5d-0e907b754af8/top-of-mind-with-julie-rose . 2014. http://www.byuradio.org/show/e9a84fc9-4bb1-476f-bd...
  • Ynetnews.com, Israel News, “Grand Strategy in an Era of Emerging Powers” . 2014. http://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-4525201,00...
  • 8:00-8:40 am roundtable on the Middle East, The Morning Show, SiriusXM 143. SiriusXM has a national subscriber base of over 26 million listeners. 2014. https://byuradio.org/
  • To the Editor, New York Times. 2013. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/23/opinion/obama-in...
  • Steven E. Lobell, “Obama Foreign Policy Reflects Ways of ‘70s, ‘30s,” Salt Lake Tribune, March 21, 2010. 2010.