Faculty

Paul Becker

Paul Becker is a professor of practice at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy. Becker is a former Naval Intelligence Rear Admiral who served for 30 years around the globe in times of peace, crisis and combat.

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Noah Myung

Noah
Myung

Associate Professor of Public Policy

Noah Myung is an associate professor of public policy at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy. He is an experimental and behavioral economist with research interests in game theory, organizational economics, and financial economics. Myung's current research deals with equilibrium selection in coordination games as well as information sharing between competitors

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Philip Potter

Philip
Potter

Associate Professor of Politics and Public Policy and Director of the National Security Policy Center

S183 Gibson Hall, Garrett Hall L056

Philip Potter is an associate professor of politics and public policy at the Batten School and the Director of the National Security Policy Center. Potter specializes in foreign policy and international relations. His research currently focuses on the area of international terrorism.

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Todd Sechser

Todd
S.
Sechser

Professor of Politics and Public Policy

S182 Gibson Hall

Todd S. Sechser is a professor of politics and public policy at the Batten School and the Pamela Feinour Edmonds and Franklin S. Edmonds Jr. Discovery Professor of Politics at the University of Virginia. Sechser is also a Senior Fellow at UVA's Miller Center. His research interests include coercive diplomacy, emerging technologies, nuclear security and political violence

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Allan Stam

Allan
Stam

University Professor of Public Policy and Politics

Garrett Hall L048

Allan C. Stam is a university professor of public policy and politics at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy. His research focuses on the dynamics of armed conflict between and within states. Stam has also worked on several survey-based projects including surveys conducted in Russia, Rwanda, India and the United States.

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