Steven Kull is Director of the Program on International Policy Attitudes at the University of Maryland and is a leading scholar on public opinion toward U.S. international engagement after the Cold War. His in-depth polling results have been prominently reported and influential in the national debate on foreign policy. He was co-director of the Project on Foreign Policy and the Public at the University of Maryland’s Center for International Security Studies and co-author of Misreading the Public: The Myth of a New Isolationism (1999). Dr. Kull is a political psychologist whose other books include Minds at War: Nuclear Reality and the Inner Conflicts of Defense Policy Makers (1988). He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the American Association for Public Opinion Research.