Mark Bell

Mark Bell - Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science
College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Law and Policy
  • Political science
  • Politics


Mark Bell, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science in the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota. 

Bell studies issues relating to nuclear weapons and proliferation, international relations theory, and U.S. and British foreign policy and grand strategy. His book project examines how states change their foreign policies in the aftermath of nuclear acquisition. 

Bell's research has been published in ​International Organization, International Security, International Studies Quarterly, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of Strategic Studies, Texas National Security Review, and Defence Studies.

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North Korea ICBM Launch

UMN Professor Mark Bell comments on U.S. options in response to this latest North Korea missile launch.

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Iran nuclear deal

UMN Professor Mark Bell weighs in on the consequences of decertifying the Iran nuclear deal.