Josef Joffe is editor of the German weekly Die Zeit. He was previously columnist/editorial page editor of Süddeutsche Zeitung (1985-2000). In 2007, he was appointed Senior Fellow of Stanford’s Institute for International Studies. He has also taught at Harvard, Johns Hopkins and the University of Munich. His most recent books are The Myth of America’s Decline, (2014) and Überpower: America’s Imperial Temptation (2006).