Chair, Peace and Justice Studies Program, University of San Francisco (USF)
San Francisco, United States
Stephen Zunes is an associate professor of politics and chair o the Peace & Justice Studies Program at the University of San Francisco. He has been with the department since 1995, and was previously a professor at Ithaca College, Whitman College, and the University of Puget Sound. Zunes serves as Middle East.editor for the Foreign Policy in Focus Project and was their senior policy analyst during 2001-2002. He also serves as associate editor of Peace Review,foreign affairs columnist for the National Catholic Reporter. and as a research associate at the Center for Global, International and Regional Studies at the University of California-Santa Cruz. Zunes held previous positions at the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington and the Institute for Global Security in Seattle. Zunes has served as a politicalanalyst for National Public Radio, Pacifica Radio, the BBC and MSNBC, and has frequently appeared as a guest on local and national television and radio talk shows. He has been a board member and consultant o several peace and human rights organizations. His books include Nonviolent Social Movements (Blackwell, 1999) and Tinderbox: U.S. Middle East Policy and the Roots of Terrorism (Common Courage, 2003).