Steven Ward

Steven Ward

Junior Faculty Fellow


Stanford University

Encina Hall, C213

Stanford, CA 94305-6165

(650) 736-9419 (voice)

Research Interests

International relations theory | International security | Power transitions | Grand strategy | International social status | East Asian security | American foreign policy


Steven Ward is a Junior Faculty Fellow at CISAC for the year 2017-2018 and an Assistant Professor in the Government Department at Cornell University. He holds an MA in Security Studies and a PhD in Government from Georgetown University. He is the author of Status and the Challenge of Rising Powers (Cambridge University Press, 2017).