Philip Seib

Professor, University of Southern California

Philip Seib is Professor of Journalism and Public Diplomacy and Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California. He served from 2009-2013 as director of USC’s Center on Public Diplomacy. He is author or editor of numerous books, including Headline Diplomacy: How News Coverage Affects Foreign Policy; New Media and the New Middle East; The Al Jazeera Effect; Toward A New Public Diplomacy; Global Terrorism and New Media; Al Jazeera English; Real-Time Diplomacy: Politics and Power in the Social Media Era; and The Future of Diplomacy. He is editor of a book series on international political communication, co-editor of a series on global public diplomacy, and is a founding co-editor of the journal Media, War & Conflict.