International Security Studies


Book Launch--The American Era: Power and Strategy for the 21st Century

October 25, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
with Robert J. Lieber, Professor of Government and International Affairs, Georgetown University; former Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center

North Korea's Criminal Activities: A Growing Proliferation Challenge

October 21, 2005 // 12:00am
David Asher, adjunct staff member, Institute for Defense Analyses; former Senior Advisor for East Asian Pacific Affairs and Coordinator of the North Korea Working Group, Department of State; and former Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

Book Launch--The Next Attack : The Failure of the War on Terror and a Strategy for Getting it Right

October 20, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
with Daniel Benjamin, Senior Fellow, Center for Strategic and International Studies and Steven Simon, Senior Analyst, RAND Corporation

Can We Get Iran Out of the Terrorism Business?

October 14, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
with Daniel Byman, Director, Security Studies Program and Center for Peace and Security Studies, Georgetown University; author of Deadly Connections: States that Sponsor Terrorism

The Global War on Terror': A European Perspective

October 11, 2005 // 12:00pm1:30pm
with Xavier Raufer, Director, Department on Organized Crime and Terrorism, Institute of Criminology, University of Paris

Iran's Nuclear Program

September 29, 2005 // 9:00am10:30am
Martin Briens, Counselor, Embassy of France; Shahram Chubin, Director of Research, Geneva Centre for Security Policy; Shai Feldman, Director of the Crown Center for Middle East Studies, Brandeis University. This event was cosponsored by the Middle East Program and the Division of International Security Studies and held as part of the Middle East Program's Joseph and Alma Gildenhorn Middle East Forum.

Understanding the Nexus of Proliferation and Terrorism

September 28, 2005 // 1:00pm2:30pm
This panel discussion will include world-renowned terrorism experts, nonproliferation experts, and those in the policymaking arena who spent time planning the American response to nuclear proliferation and terrorism. The panel is part of the U.S. Army's 2005 Eisenhower National Security Conference on "Shaping National Security: National Power in an International World." For further conference and registration information, visit

The Challenge of Reconciling Nuclear Energy and Nonproliferation under the NPT

September 13, 2005 // 12:00pm1:30pm
with Lawrence Scheinman, Distinguished Professor, Monterey Institute of International Studies

The Muslim World after 9/11

June 20, 2005 // 4:00pm5:30pm
with Angel Rabasa, Senior Policy Analyst, RAND Corporation

The WMD Commission Report: Findings and Implications

June 10, 2005 // 12:00am
with Walter Slocombe, Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered; Member, Silberman-Robb Commission on Intelligence Capabilities Regarding WMD


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Experts & Staff

  • Robert S. Litwak // Vice President for Scholars and Academic Relations and Director, International Security Studies
  • Tonya Boyce // Program Assistant, International Security Studies