Steven Weber is a professor of political science at the University of California, Berkeley and the director of the Institute of International Studies.
He is a specialist in international relations with expertise in international
and national security; the impact of technology on national systems of innovation,
defense, and deterrence; and the political economy of knowledge-intensive industries
particularly software and pharmaceuticals.
Weber joined the Berkeley faculty in 1989. In 1992 he served as special consultant to the president of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in London. He has held academic fellowships with the Council on Foreign Relations and the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences.
He is senior policy advisor with the Glover Park Group in Washington D.C. and actively consults with government agencies, private multinational firms, and international non-governmental organizations on issues of foreign policy, risk analysis, strategy, and forecasting.
Last Updated: May 31, 2011