Research/Areas of Interest:

International Relations, Foreign Policy, Western Europe, Political Behavior


  • PhD, University of Michigan–Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, United States, 1981
  • MA, University of Michigan–Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, United States, 1976
  • BA, Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, United States, 1974


Richard Eichenberg has held grants and fellowships from the Mellon Foundation, the Ford Foundation, the Center for International Affairs at Harvard University, and the Social Science Research Council. Professor Eichenberg's research focuses on public opinion, foreign policy, European integration, and gender politics. His articles have appeared in American Political Science Review, International Organization, International Security, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Mershon International Studies Review, Policy Sciences, Public Opinion Quarterly, and World Politics. Professor Eichenberg is Nonresident Senior Fellow on Public Opinion and Foreign Policy at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. From 2004 to 2014, he served as an academic advisor for Transatlantic Trends, the German Marshall Fund's annual survey of American and European public opinion on security issues.