Jeffrey Lantis has been a leader in promoting active teaching and learning innovations for the international studies classroom for more than a decade. As past President of the Active Learning in International Affairs (ALIAS) Section of the International Studies Association (2003-2004), Lantis has published extensively on pedagogical innovations.
In 2010, Lantis was honored as co-recipient (with Matthew Krain and Kent Kille) of the 2010 Deborah J. Gerner Innovative Teaching Award in International Studies, the highest teaching award bestowed by the International Studies Association (ISA). From 2010-2012, Lantis served on the Program Committee for the American Political Science Association’s Annual Teaching and Learning Conference. In 2017, Lantis was named the Chair of the ISA’s Pedagogy Conference Planning Committee–a multi-year initiative to develop and sponsor a series of international conferences on cutting-edge innovations in teaching.