February 11, 2011
St. John's University, Manhattan Campus
101 Murray Street, between West and Greenwich Streets
1pm – 3:00 pm Academic Panel
Dr. Luba Racanska, St. John's University, (Panel Chair)
Dr. Fredline Mcormack-Hale and Dr. Amadu Jacky Kaba, Seton Hall University, US and African State in Development
Dr. Srinivasan Sitaraman, Clark University, Paradox of US Engagement
Dr. Radwan Ziadeh, George Washington University, Institute for Middle Eastern Studies, Democracy Promotion and the Middle East
Dr. Azzedine Layachi, St. John's University (discussant)
3:00pm – 3:30 pm Coffee break
3:30pm – 5:30 pm Analysts and Policy-Makers Roundtable
Amb. John Hirsch, International Peace Institute (Roundtable Chair)
Dr. Mark Baskin, Center for International Development, SUNY Albany
Mr. Jake Sherman, Center for International Cooperation, New York University
Mr. David L. Phillips, Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University
Representative from the US Permanent Mission to the UN (tbd)
5:45 pm Reception
Immediately following the roundtable discussion the Department of Government & Politics will host a reception for all presenters and other guests.
The symposium will be held at St. John's Manhattan Campus at 101 Murray Street, located between West and Greenwich Streets in Lower Manhattan.
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