Executive Director, The Transatlantic Academy, Washington, DC

Bosch Fellow in Public Policy - Class of Fall 2002


Stephen F. Szabo is the executive director of the Transatlantic Academy in Washington DC, a forum for research and dialogue between scholars, policy experts, and authors from both sides of the Atlantic. Prior to joining the Transatlantic Academy, in 2007, he was academic dean at The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University, and Director of Research at the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies. He held the Steven Muller Chair in German Studies at the Bologna Center of Johns Hopkins University, and also served as Interim Dean of the Nitze School. Szabo has also taught at the National War College, the Foreign Service Institute, US Department of State, the Hertie School of Governance, Georgetown and George Washington Universities, and the University of Virginia. He has held fellowships with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung. His publications include The Changing Politics of German Security, The Diplomacy of German Unification, and Parting Ways: The Crisis in the German-American Relationship.