Profile: Steve Saideman

Profile: Steve Saideman


Steve Saideman - Paterson Chair in International Affairs

Stephen M. Saideman is the Paterson Chair in International Affairs at Carleton University. His research interests focus on the causes and consequences of intervention into intra-state conflicts. His latest book, Adapting in the Dust: Learning Lessons from Canada’s War in Afghanistan, comes out in early 2016.  His current research focus is on the role of legislatures in democratic civil-military relations.  He teaches courses on Contemporary International Security, Civil-Military Relations and US Foreign and Defence Policy.


Civil-Military Relations, Ethnic Conflict, Civil War and Foreign Policy Analysis