Stephen E. Hanson
Vice Provost for International Affairs, The College of William and Mary

Stephen E. Hanson is the Vice Provost for International Affairs, the Director of the Wendy and Emery Reves Center for International Studies, and the Lettie Pate Evans Professor in the Department of Government at William & Mary. Hanson received his B.A. from Harvard University (1985) and his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley (1991). He served from 2009-2011 as the Vice Provost for Global Affairs, and from 2000-2008 as the Director of the Ellison Center at the University of Washington, Seattle. From 2004-2008, he was Academic Director of the Program on New Approaches to Russian Security (PONARS), based in Washington D.C. Hanson has written numerous books and journals, most recently publishing the book, Post-Imperial Democracies: Ideology and Party Formation in Third Republic France, Weimar Germany, and Post-Soviet Russia (Cambridge University Press, 2010).