Class of 2018 Session Overview

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Program Director and Staff

Program Director: Prof. Robert Art
Program Executive Director: Tisha Gomes Voss
Program Assistant: Jennifer Kempe
Research Assistant: Timothy McDonnell
Senior Advisors: Jake Stewart, Mitzi Wertheim

Session Date Participating Faculty
September 5, 2017 Introductory Session Kathleen Hicks
October 6, 2017 Religion, Identity Politics, and Civil War Scott Appleby, Robert Art, Alexander Downes, Caroline Hartzell, John Mearsheimer, Andrew Moravcsik, Gerard Prunier, Emma Sky, Andrew Tabler, Monica Toft
November 2, 2017 Japan, Europe & South Korea – Allies Forever? Victor Cha, Jolyon Howorth, Richard Samuels
December 7, 2017 Iran, Turkey & Israel Suzanne Maloney, Nathan Sachs, Ömer Taşpınar
January 3, 2018 Cybersecurity and Biosecurity R. David Edelman, Kenneth Oye, Edward You
February 2, 2018 National Economies and Transnational Factors in a Globalized World Rawi Abdelal, Sarah Chayes, Alex de Waal, Kimberly Elliott, Josef Joffe, Andrew Natsios, Kenneth Oye, Adam Segal, Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Edward You
March 12, 2018 Latin America Matthew Carnes, Stephen Kaplan
April 2, 2018 Democracy & Authoritarianism in the Arab World Eva Bellin, Gregory Gause
May 4, 2018 US National Security Policy Jasen Castillo, Sumit Ganguly, Bruce Hoffman, Jonathan Kirshner, Andrey Kortunov, Christopher Layne, Keir Lieber, Daryl Press, Robert Ross, Caitlin Talmadge, Jim Walsh

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