Professor Chapman is an associate professor in the Government department at UT-Austin, a distinguished scholar of the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law, and an affiliated faculty member of the Center for European Studies. He studies international organizations, conflict, and cooperation. In 2009-2010 he held a position as a visiting associate research scholar at the Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance at Princeton University. His work has appeared in International Organization, the Journal of Politics, the Journal of Conflict Resolution, the Journal of Theoretical Politics, International Interactions, and International Studies Quarterly. His book, Securing Approval: Domestic Politics and Multilateral Authorization for War, was published by the University of Chicago Press in 2011 and won the 2011-2012 American Political Science Association Conflict Processes Section Book Award. He received his Ph.D. in 2007 from Emory University. His current projects address the relationship between domestic bargaining over taxation and international diplomacy, and the reaction of financial markets to crisis lending.