Stanley Kaplan Visiting Professor of American Foreign Policy, 2012-13
David Kaiser returns this fall for his second stint as the Stanley Kaplan Visiting Professor in Leadership Studies, teaching two courses on American foreign policy. (He was the first incumbent of the chair in 2006-7.) For the last 36 years he has taught at Harvard, Carnegie Mellon, and the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island. He has written six books on European diplomacy, American foreign policy, baseball,, and famous criminal cases. He is also an active cyclist who enjoys the terrain around Williamstown.