North America Experts
executive director and vice president, Institute for Women's Policy Research
National War College and Georgetown University
Former Congressman (D-Mo.), President & CEO, Gephardt Government Affairs
Michelle Getchell earned her Ph.D. in History at the University of Texas at Austin in 2014. She has published a book chapter on narcoterrorism and an article on the 1954 Guatemala coup, and is a frequent contributor to H-Diplo. This is her first book.
Virginia E. and John T. Hazel Professor of Public Policy, George Mason University; Wilson Center Fellow
Jack A. Goldstone (PhD. Harvard) is Hazel Professor of Public Policy and a Fellow of the Mercatus Center of George Mason University. He is also Director of the International Research Laboratory on Political Demography at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration in Moscow. He is the author of Revolution and Rebellion in the Early Modern World (winne...
Professor of Management & International Business, College of Business, Florida International University
Jerry Haar is professor and former associate dean and director of the Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center in Florida International University’s College of Business Administration. He is also a senior research fellow at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business and a Research Affiliate of Harvard's David Rockefeller Center of Latin American Studies. He has held visiting app...
senior Arctic consultant, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, Hopkins P. Breazeale Professor of Journalism, Louisiana State University
Jack Hamilton’s career has traced a path through newsrooms, the corridors of government, and a university campus. Hamilton came to Louisiana State University in 1992 to head the Manship School of Mass Communication. He stepped down as dean in 2010 to become the executive vice-chancellor and provost. As a journalist, Hamilton reported for the...
Jane Harman resigned from Congress February 28, 2011 to join the Woodrow Wilson Center as its first female Director, President and CEO. Representing the aerospace center of California during nine terms in Congress, she served on all the major security committees: six years on Armed Services, eight years on Intelligence, and eight on Homeland Security. During her long public career, Harm...
President, Institute for Women's Policy Research