Professor Michael Cox


Professor Michael Cox is Director of London School of Economics (LSE) IDEAS and Emeritus Professor of International Relations at LSE. Professor Cox is a well-known speaker on global affairs and has lectured in the United States, Australia, Asia, and in the EU. He has spoken on a range of contemporary global issues, though most recently he has focused on the role of the United States in the international system, the rise of Asia, and whether or not the world is now in the midst of a major power shift. He has more than 100 publications to his credit. Professor Cox has held several senior professional positions in the field of international relations. He also serves on the editorial board of several academic journals and has been Editor of several leading journals in International Relations, including: The Review of International Studies International Relations Cold War History International Politics.