Author and Professor of Public Policy, Pepperdine University
Steven F. Hayward is currently the Ronald Reagan Distinguished Visiting Professor at Pepperdine University’s Graduate School of Public Policy, and was the inaugural visiting scholar in conservative thought and policy at the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2013-14. For the previous decade he was the F.K. Weyerhaeuser Fellow in Law and Economics at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C., and a Senior Fellow at the Pacific Research Institute in San Francisco. He is the author of the Almanac of Environmental Trends, and the author of many books on environmental topics. He has written biographies of Presidents Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan and of Winston Churchill, and the book, The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Presidents. He contributed to AEI's Energy and Environment Outlook series. His essay “Modernizing Conservatism” in Breakthrough Journal ignited a nationwide debate.