Steven M. Goldstein

Sophia Smith Professor Emeritus of Government

Steven Goldstein

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Ph.D., Columbia University

M.A., Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

B.A., Tufts College


Steven M. Goldstein taught in the Smith College Department of Government from 1968 to 2016. He is now the director of the Taiwan Studies Workshop and associate at the Fairbank Center at Harvard University. He has been a visiting faculty member at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Columbia University, and the Naval War College. Goldstein's research has been focused on issues of Chinese domestic and foreign policy as well as cross-strait relations. His most recent publication is China and Taiwan (Polity Press, 2015).