About Dr. Kinsella
David Kinsella is a Professor of Political Science. He teaches courses on world politics, international law and organization, American foreign and national security policy, and research methods. He has served as Editor-in-Chief of International Studies Perspectives, has held faculty positions at American University and the University of Missouri, and was a visiting professor at Yale University and a Ralph D. Mershon postdoctoral fellow at Ohio State University. His books include World Politics: The Menu for Choice (with Bruce Russett and Harvey Starr) and The Morality of War: A Reader (edited with Craig Carr). Professor Kinsella's primary areas of research are the global arms trade, regional conflict, democratic peace, and just war theory, and his articles have appeared in a number of scholarly journals and edited volumes. His most recent research focuses on illicit arms trade networks and the ethical and legal implications of autonomous weapons systems.
Ph.D., Yale University
M.Phil., Yale University
M.A., Yale University
B.A., University of California, Irvine