Robert Lloyd

Dean, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences

School: School of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department: School of Liberal Arts and Sciences

joined: 2022


Dr. Robert Lloyd is the Executive Director of the LeMieux Center for Public Policy. He is also the Loreen Beisswenger Farish Chair for Political Thought and Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences at Palm Beach Atlantic University. Dr. Lloyd received his Ph.D. from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. He was a Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Scholar at OP Jindal Global University in Delhi, India.

Before moving into academia, Dr. Lloyd worked with an international development organization in Africa and Washington, DC for a decade. He also represented the organization with the United Nations in New York.

He has published numerous scholarly articles on international conflict management, international negotiation, governance, development, and Africa. His most recent book was Religion and Health Care in East Africa: Lessons from Uganda, Mozambique, and Ethiopia.

Dr. Lloyd is currently Vice President of the Washington, DC-based Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa, and serves as an editorial board member of its flagship publication the Journal of the Middle East and Africa.