The Strauss Center and its affiliated scholars contribute to coursework taught in schools and departments across the University of Texas at Austin. For its part, the Strauss Center sponsors or organizes a range of courses examining the drivers of instability, security institutions, the law of security, and the varied issues related to national security. Strauss' Distinguished Scholars also teach a variety of courses across many departments at UT.


By Program

Analytic Methods for Global Policy Studies

Jaganath Sankaran  |   Fall 2020 - Spring 2021

Arab Monarchies

Zoltan Barany  |   Fall 2020

Capstone Research in IRG

Stephanie Holmsten  |   Fall 2020

Capstone Research in IRG

Michael Mosser  |   Fall 2020

Causes of War

Scott Wolford  |   Fall 2020 - Spring 2021

Chinese Politics and Foreign Policy

Sheena Greitens  |   Fall 2020

Civil War Prevention Manual

Alan Kuperman  

Comparative Middle Eastern Law Seminar

Samy Ayoub  

Constitutional Law I

Robert Chesney  |   Fall 2020

Covert Action and US National Security

Steve Slick  

Criminal Law I

Derek Jinks  

Cybersecurity Law and Policy

Robert Chesney  |   Fall 2020

Domestic Terrorism

Paul Pope  

Environmental Change, Development, and Security

Joshua Busby  

Ethics and International Affairs

William Inboden  

Ethics of Foreign Intervention

Jason Brownlee  |   Fall 2020

Evolution of Special Operations Forces

Ami Pedahzur  |   Fall 2020 - Spring 2021

Formal Political Analysis II

Scott Wolford  

Institutions and Policies in American Government

Patrick McDonald  |   Fall 2020 - Spring 2021

Intelligence and National Security

Paul Pope