Walsh School of Foreign Service

Faculty & Staff

Our faculty bring decades of experience in government, non-profits, business, and consulting to the classroom, creating a unique learning environment that is constantly evolving.


Dr. Alan Tidwell

Director; Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Gregory S. Brown, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor; Senior Analyst at CENTRA Technology, Inc.

Emil Friberg

Former senior economist at the U.S. Government Accountability Office

John Mullen

Adjunct Professor; Senior Advisor with McLarty Associates


Saleem H. Ali

Blue and Gold Distinguished Professor of Energy and the Environment
University of Delaware, Department of Geography and Spatial Sciences &

Dr. Jennifer Curtin

Director of the University of Auckland’s Public Policy Institute

Gerard A. Finin

Adjunct Professor, Cornell University

Rebecca (Bec) Strating

Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations in the Department of Politics, Media and Philosophy at La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia

Visiting Scholars