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Robert B. Lloyd, Ph.D.
Professor of International Relations

Division: International Studies and Languages Division
Office: Seaver Academic Complex (SAC) 108
Phone: (310) 506-7652
E-mail: robert.lloyd@pepperdine.edu

  • Ph.D., Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University
  • M.R.P., Cornell University
  • B.A., University of Arizona
Courses:
  • MPP 665 Region Specific Studies: Africa
  • MPP 672 International Conflict Management
  • Government and Politics of Developing Areas
  • International Relations of Africa
  • International Conflict Resolution
  • Urban Development and Problems
  • International Communication and Negotiation
Key Awards/Affiliations:
  • Academic Fellow, Schusterman Center, Summer Institute for Israel Studies
  • Academic Fellow, Foundation for the Defense of Democracies
  • Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa
  • Howard A. White Teaching Award
Academic Interests:
  • Africa
  • American Foreign Policy
  • Democratization
  • International Conflict Resolution and Negotiation
  • International Development
  • International Relations
  • Political Economy of the Developing World
Selected Works:
  • "On the Fence: Negotiating Israel's Security Barrier, The Journal of the Middle East and Africa, Philadelphia: Taylor and Francis, Fall 2012, 2012
  • "Mozambique," Countries at the Crossroads 2011: An Analysis of Democratic Governance, Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 2012, pp. 445-462, 2012
  • "Christian Mediation in International Conflicts," in Religion, Identity, and Global Governance: Ideas, Evidence, and Practice, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2010, pp. 220-243, 2010
  • "Conflict in Africa," The Journal of the Middle East and Africa, Vol. 1, Issue 1, 2010, Philadelphia: Taylor and Francis, pp. 171-186, 2010
  • "The Caprivi Strip of Namibia: Shifting Sovereignty and the Negotiation of Boundaries," part of an edited volume on Borderline and Borderlands: Political Oddities at the Edge of the Nation-State, Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2010, pp. 69-86, 2010
  • "Zimbabwe," Countries at the Crossroads, 2010: A Survey of Democratic Governance, Freedom House, Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, April 2010, pp. 669-685, 2010
  • "Foreign Fields: International Aid and Faith-Based Organizations," Faith & International Affairs, Vol. 5., Number 1, Spring 2007, pp. 29-38, 2007
  • "Conflict Resolution or Transformation? An Analysis of the South African and Mozambican Political Settlements," International Negotiation: A Journal of Theory and Practice, Cambridge, MA: Kluwer Law International, 2001, 6: 303-329, 2001
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