Jeremi Suri holds the Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin, where he is a professor in the Department of History and the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs.

He is one of the nation’s leading experts on the presidency, policy-making, and international affairs. Professor Suri is the author and editor of nine books, most recently: The Impossible Presidency: The Rise and Fall of America’s Highest Office. He frequently writes for the New York Times, Washington Post, Atlantic, Foreign Policy, New Republic, Wired, and other major publications.

Professor Suri hosts a popular weekly podcast, “This is Democracy,” He also appears frequently on television and radio news shows. In 2018 Professor Suri received the Pro Bene Meritis Award for Contributions to the Liberal Arts, and the President’s Associates Teaching Award from the University of Texas. Professor Suri’s professional webpage is available at: