G. John Ikenberry

Albert G. Milbank Professor of Politics and International Affairs
Co-Director, Center for International Security Studies
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G. John IkenberryG. John Ikenberry is the Albert G. Milbank Professor of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University in the Department of Politics and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. Professor Ikenberry is the author of After Victory: Institutions, Strategic Restraint, and the Rebuilding of Order after Major Wars (Princeton, 2001), which won the 2002 Schroeder-Jervis Award presented by the American Political Science Association for the best book in international history and politics. A collection of his essays, entitled Liberal Order and Imperial Ambition: American Power and International Order (Policy) appeared in 2006. He is also co-editor of End of the West? Crisis and Change in Atlantic Order (Cornell 2008). Most recently, he is co-author of Crisis of American Foreign Policy: Wilsonianism in the 21st Century(Princeton 2009), which explores the Wilsonian legacy in contemporary American foreign policy. His new book, Liberal Leviathan: The Origins, Crisis, and Transformation of the American World Order, was published in 2011 by Princeton University Press. Professor Ikenberry is the co-director of the Princeton Project on National Security, and he is the co-author, along with Anne-Marie Slaughter, of the final report, Forging a World of Liberty Under Law. Among his many activities, Professor Ikenberry served as a member of an advisory group at the State Department in 2003-04 and was a member of the Council on Foreign Relations Task Force on U.S.-European relations, the so-called Kissinger-Summers commission. He is also a reviewer of books on political and legal affairs for Foreign Affairs.