Steven L. Spiegel

Professor of Political Science, UCLA

Steven L. Spiegel is a Professor of Political Science at UCLA, where he researches and writes about American foreign policy in the Middle East.

He also serves as the Director of the Center for Middle East Development (CMED) at UCLA. Through the innovative and informal negotiation techniques he has developed, Professor Spiegel helps produce cutting edge ideas for promoting Middle East regional security and cooperation.

Professor Spiegel is co-author of The Peace Puzzle: America's Quest for Arab-Israeli Peace from 1989-2011, just published by Cornell University Press.