Staff Directory


Lisa A. Hall MacLeod, PhD

Professor of International Studies

Director of International Studies

Phone: 949-480-4049

Fax: 949-480-4263


Academic Administration - Undergraduate Program Staff

Faculty - Full-Time


  • Ph.D., Graduate School of International Studies, University of Denver
  • M.Sc., London School of Economics
  • M.A., Graduate School of International Studies, University of Denver
  • B.A., University of Southern California

Positions Held

  • At SUA since 2002
  • 2000 - 2002 Instructor, United States Air Force Academy
  • 1998 - 2000 Instructor, University of Northern Colorado

Research Interests

  • Conflict Resolution
  • International Organization
  • Norms and International Relations Theory
  • Peace Operations

Selected Papers, Publications & Lectures

MacLeod, Lisa  A. Hall, 2006, Constructing Peace: Lessons from UN Peacebuilding Operations in El Salvador and Cambodia. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

Courses Taught at SUA

  • Introduction to International Relations
  • Introduction to Human Rights Studies
  • The United Nations and World Politics
  • International Law
  • Peace and Conflict Resolution
  • The American Experience
  • Learning Cluster