Robert Jervis is Adlai E. Stevenson Professor of International Politics at Columbia University. His most recent books are How Statesmen Think (Princeton University Press, 2017) and Why Intelligence Fails: Lessons from the Iranian Revolution and the Iraq War (Cornell University Press, 2010). His System Effects: Complexity in Political Life (Princeton University Press, 1997) was a co-winner of the APSA's Psychology Section Best Book Award, and The Meaning of the Nuclear Revolution (Cornell University Press, 1989) won the Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order. He is also the author of Perception and Misperception in International Politics (Princeton University Press, 1976; 2nd ed 2017), The Logic of Images in International Relations (Princeton University Press, 1970; 2nd ed., Columbia University Press, 1989), The Illogic of American Nuclear Strategy (Cornell University Press, 1984), American Foreign Policy in a New Era (Routledge, 2005). He was President of the American Political Science Association in 2000-01 and has received career achievement awards from the International Society of Political Psychology, the APSA’s Foreign Policy section, and ISA's Security Studies section. In 2006 he received the National Academy of Science’s tri-annual award for behavioral sciences contributions to avoiding nuclear war. He was a Guggenheim Fellow in 1978-79 and is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a Corresponding Member of the British Academy, and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the American Academy of Political and Social Science, and the American Philosophical Society. He has been awarded honorary degrees from the University of Venice and Oberlin College. He is the Founding Editor of the International Security Studies Forum and is a co-editor of the Security Studies Series with Cornell University Press. His current research includes the nature of beliefs, IR theory and the Cold War, and the links between signaling and perception.