The Mershon Center provides support for faculty to focus on research related to international security. The selected faculty come from departments across The Ohio State University, with many holding endowed chairs.
To learn more about their research and accomplishments, please click on a faculty member's name below.
• Craig Jenkins, Professor of Sociology, Political Science and Environmental Science at The Ohio State University, and Director of the Mershon Center for International Security Studies
• Richard Herrmann, Social and Behavioral Sciences Distinguished Professor
• John Mueller, Woody Hayes Chair in National Security Studies
• Peter Mansoor, Gen. Raymond E. Mason Jr. Chair in Military History
• Alexander Wendt, Ralph D. Mershon Professor of International Security
• Robert McMahon, Ralph D. Mershon Professor of History
• Geoffrey Parker, Andreas Dorpalen Professor of History
• Carole Fink, Humanities Distinguished Professor of History
• Randall Schweller, Professor of Political Science
• Theodore Hopf, Associate Professor of Political Science
• Sean Kay, Mershon Associate
|| Peter Mansoor, Gen. Raymond E. Mason Jr. Chair in Military History, stands in the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad. Mansoor was Executive Officer to Gen. David Petraeus, Commander of the Multi-National Forces-Iraq. He is author of Baghdad at Sunrise: A Brigade Commander's War in Iraq (Yale University Press, 2008).