Tom Lansford, Ph.D.

Dr. Tom Lansford is professor of political science in the College of Arts and Letters was academic dean for The University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Coast operation from 2009 to 2014. His expertise is in the areas of international relations and security, homeland security, American foreign and security policy, and U.S. government and politics. His research and public speaking areas include:

  • Transatlantic Relations; NATO and the EU
  • Homeland Security
  • American Foreign and Security Policy
  • Arms trade and disarmament; transatlantic industrial-defense cooperation
  • Environmental Politics and Coastal Development
  • The American Presidency: Theodore Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman