Ilai Saltzman, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor

Ph.D., University of Haifa, International Relations, 2010
Office Hours
Tuesday, 9-10:30 a.m., Thursday, 9-10:30 a.m.

(909) 607-3798

(909) 621-8419

Kravis Center 245

Curriculum Vitae

PDF icon CV_CMC_Saltzman.pdf

Areas of Expertise

American Foreign Policy, International Strategic Studies, Middle East, Military History, U.S./Asia Relations

Selected Research and Publications

  • Securitizing Balance of Power Theory: A Polymorphic Reconceptualization (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2012)

  • Honor as Foreign Policy: The Case of Israel, Turkey and the Mavi Marmara,” International Studies Review, Vol. 17, No. 2 (March 2015), pp. 249-273. 

    “Cyber Posturing and the Offense‐Defense Balance,” Contemporary Security Policy, Vol. 34, No. 1 (April 2013), pp. 40‐63.

    “Russian Grand Strategy and the United States in the 21st Century,” Orbis, Vol. 56, No. 3(Fall 2012), pp. 547‐564.

    “Soft Balancing as Foreign Policy Strategy: Assessing American Policy toward Japan in the Interwar Period,” Foreign Policy Analysis, Vol. 8, No. 2 (April 2012), pp. 131‐150.

Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • Schusterman-AICE Israeli Visiting Assistant Professor of Government, Claremont McKenna College, 2012-2015

    International Security Program (ISP) Research Fellow, Harvard University, 2009/2010