David Welch

David Welch

Dean's Distinguished Visiting Scholar, Endowed Chair Program in Japanese Politics and Global Affairs

Phone

416-946-8703

Fax

416-946-8915

Location

Room 254S, 1 Devonshire Place



Biography

David A. Welch is CIGI Chair of Global Security at the Balsillie School of International Affairs, Professor of Political Science at the University of Waterloo, and Senior Fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation, where he has recently been working on Asia-Pacific Security.  His 2005 book Painful Choices: A Theory of Foreign Policy Change (Princeton University Press) is the inaugural winner of the International Studies Association ISSS Book Award for the best book published in 2005 or 2006, and his 1993 book Justice and the Genesis of War (Cambridge University Press) is the winner of the 1994 Edgar S. Furniss Award for an Outstanding Contribution to National Security Studies. He is co-author of Understanding Global Conflict and Cooperation, 10th ed. (Pearson Longman), with Joseph S. Nye, Jr. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1990.

Professor Welch is appointed as Dean’s Distinguished Visiting Scholar, Endowed Chair Program in Japanese Politics and Global Affairs in the Department of Political Science in association with the Centre for the Study of Global Japan.  The Centre was established in the Munk School of Global Affairs on July 1, 2017.

 



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