Rose McDermott (Brown University)
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Rose McDermott is the David and Mariana Fisher University Professor of International Relations at Brown University and a Fellow in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She received her Ph.D.(Political Science) and M.A. (Experimental Social Psychology) from Stanford University and has taught at Cornell, UCSB and Harvard. She has held fellowships at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, the Olin Institute for Strategic Studies and the Women and Public Policy Program, all at Harvard University. She has been a fellow at the Stanford Center for Advanced Studies in the Behavioral Sciences twice. She is the author of five books, a co-editor of two additional volumes, and author of over two hundred academic articles across a wide variety of disciplines encompassing topics such as experimentation, emotion and decision making, and the biological and genetic bases of political behavior.…
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Ahsan Butt (George Mason University)
Ahsan Butt is an associate professor at the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University and a non-resident fellow at the Stimson Center.
He is the author of "Secession and Security: Explaining State Strategy Against Separatists."…
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Jacqueline L. Hazelton is an assistant professor of strategy and policy at the U.S. Naval War College. Her research interests include compellence, grand strategy, great power military intervention, counterinsurgency, terrorism, and U.S. foreign and military policy. She received her Ph.D. in politics from Brandeis University and holds two M.A.s and a B.A. from the University of Chicago.…
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Joshua R. Itzkowitz Shifrinson is an assistant professor of international relations with the Pardee School of Global Affairs at Boston University. His research interests include U.S. foreign policy, grand strategy, and international security. His book, "Rising Titans, Falling Giants: How Great Powers Exploit Power Shifts," was recently published by Cornell University Press.…
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A different game plan for autumn weekends. You are invited to join in discussion with Notre Dame’s most engaging faculty on some of the most pressing and fascinating issues of our times.
Christina Wolbrecht, Director of the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy
C. Robert and Margaret Hanley Family Director of the Notre Dame Washington Program
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