Jordan Roberts

Jordan Roberts Fall 2023 (Added 10/3/23) MCD

Jordan Roberts

Assistant Professor

Phone: 843-349-2533 Email: Office Hours:



Jordan Roberts is an Assistant Professor of Intelligence and Security Studies at Coastal Carolina University.  He holds a Ph.D. and M.A. in Political Science from Duke University, and received a B.S. in Political Science and a B.S. in Economics from the University of Utah.  He has published research in International Studies Review, International Interactions, Civil Wars, and with Cambridge University Press. 


Ph.D., Duke University, 2020
M.A., Duke University, 2017
B.S., University of Utah, 2014 

Interesting Facts

Dr. Roberts was once involved in months-long round of the board game Diplomacy in which he role played as Franz Joseph I, Emperor of Austria-Hungary.  Dr. Roberts's interpretation of Franz Joseph was unconventional, and saw a "frat bro" version of Franz Joseph prank his fellow European leaders by repeatedly sending them replicas of Austro-Hungarian WWI propaganda posters. 

Teaching Areas

Intelligence and Security Studies; Data Analysis; Covert Action

Research Areas

Covert Action; Foreign-Imposed Regime Change; International Crises