Richard H. Immerman

Title: 
Professor and Edward J. Buthusiem Family Distinguished Faculty Fellow in History
Affiliation: 
Temple University
Short Bio: 

Richard H. Immerman is Edward Buthusiem Distinguished Faculty Fellow in History and Marvin Wachman Director of the Center for the Study of Force and Diplomacy at Temple University. The recipient of Temple’s Paul Eberman Faculty Research Award, the University of Hawaii’s Board of Regents Excellence in Research Award, and a former president of the Society of Historians of American Foreign Relations, his most recent books are Empire for Liberty; The Hidden Hand; and Understanding the U.S. Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Immerman served as Assistant Deputy Director of National Intelligence, held the Francis W. De Serio Chair in Strategic Intelligence at the United States Army War College, and currently chairs the State Department's Historical Advisory Committee.