Thomas Juneau is an associate professor at the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) at the University of Ottawa. Prior to joining the University of Ottawa, he worked for the Department of National Defence from 2003 to 2014, chiefly as a strategic analyst covering the Middle East. His research focuses mostly on the Middle East, in particular on Iran and Yemen. He is also interested in Canadian foreign and defence policy, in the relationship between intelligence and policy, and in international relations theory. He has published in academic journals such as International Affairs, International Studies Perspectives, Political Science Quarterly, Middle East Policy, Orbis, International Journal, and Canadian Foreign Policy Journal. He is the author of Squandered Opportunity: Neoclassical realism and Iranian foreign policy (Stanford University Press, 2015), editor of Strategic Analysis in Support of International Policy-Making: Case studies in achieving analytical relevance (Rowman & Littlefield, 2017), and co-editor of Iranian Foreign Policy since 2001: Alone in the world (Routledge, 2013) and Asie centrale et Caucase : Une sécurité mondialisée (Presses de l’Université Laval, 2004).
- Middle East
- Canadian Foreign and Defence Policy
- Thomas Juneau, Top Secret Canada: Mapping the Canadian intelligence community (University of Toronto Press, 2020).
- Srdjan Vucetic, Thomas Juneau & Philippe Lagassé, Canadian defence policy in theory and practice (Palgrave, 2019).
- Thomas Juneau, “The Enduring Impact of Constraints on Iran’s Power after the Nuclear Deal,” Political Science Quarterly 134:1 (2019): 39-61.
- Thomas Juneau, Strategic analysis and international policy-making: Case studies in achieving analytical relevance (Rowman & Littlefield, 2017).
- Thomas Juneau, “A realist foreign policy in the Middle East,” International Journal 72:3 (2017): 401-412.