Lyn Boyd-Judson

University of Southern California; Global Ethics Fellow Alumna

Lyn Boyd-Judson is director of the Levan Institute for Humanities and Ethics at the University of Southern California. She has taught at the USC Annenberg School of Journalism and the USC School for International Relations. Previous affiliations include RAND, the Carter Center of Emory University, the Hong Kong Legislative Council, the United States Embassy Berlin-Third Reich Document Center, the USC's Center for International Studies, the Walt Disney Company Asia-Pacific, and Dow Jones News Service.

Boyd-Judson's research and teaching focus on diplomacy, ethics, global governance, and international negotiation. She has published in International Studies Quarterly, Foreign Policy Analysis, Pew Case Studies in Ethics and Diplomacy (Georgetown University), and Leiden Journal of International Law. Her book Strategic Moral Diplomacy: Understanding the Enemy's Moral Universe (2011) was recently published by Kumarian Press. She is currently working on books on stories of global citizenship, and the ethics of state involvement in women's health.

Boyd-Judson is a university fellow at the USC Center for Public Diplomacy, a member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, and has served on the executive boards of the International Political Science Association RC 29, the International Studies Association-West, and the Women's Caucus for International Studies.

Last Updated: July 31, 2017