Joshua Rovner is a political scientist specialising in intelligence, strategy, and US foreign policy.
Rovner is the co-editor of Chaos in the Liberal Order: The Trump Presidency and International Politics in the Twenty-First Century, which brings together leading historians, political scientists, and policymakers to shed light on an extraordinary moment in world affairs. His first book was Fixing the Facts: National Security and the Politics of Intelligence, which won the International Studies Association’s best book award for security studies, and the Edgar S. Furniss Book Award. In addition to his academic writing, he writes a monthly column for War on the Rocks. Professor Rovner is managing editor of H-Diplo’s International Security Studies Forum and deputy editor of the Journal of Strategic Studies. He previously taught at the Southern Methodist University in Texas, the US Naval War College, and Columbia University. In 2018 and 2019 he served as scholar-in-residence at the National Security Agency and US Cyber Command.