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Mar
12
In July 2014 Washington Post journalist and former Tehran bureau chief, Jason Rezaian, was arrested by Iranian police on charges of espionage. What followed was a harrowing 544 day stint in an Iranian prison, and an extraordinary campaign led by his family, the Washington Post, and prominent journalism organizations for his release. Join Rezaian for a discussion on his book “ Prisoner ,” which details his 18-month imprisonment in a maximum security facility, his journey through the Iranian legal system and how his release became part of the Iran nuclear deal.
2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Feb
25
Join us for a Meet and Greet session with Lou Fintor , the Ford School’s new Diplomat in Residence. Please sign up here .
2019 - 11:30 am to 12:50 pm
Feb
23
On February 23, the Ford School will host graduate students from 14 univerisities to participate in the 2019 NASPAA-Batten Student Simulation Competition. This year’s competition—a partnership between the University of Virginia Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy and the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)—will connect a record 585 students from 11 global host sites including Dhaka, Cairo, Mexico City, and San Francisco to tackle policy issues associated with forced migration through computer-based simulated game play.
2019 - 8:00 am to 7:30 pm
Feb
14
The 2019 Schuman Challenge will welcome undergraduate students from seventeen different U.S. colleges and universities to the EU Delegation to the United States in Washington DC on February 14-15, 2019. During the competition students will work in teams to develop and defend before senior international affairs professionals new policies for transatlantic cooperation supporting Ukrainian sovereignty and territorial integrity within its internationally recognized borders
2019 - 11:00 am to 7:30 pm
Jan
28
Join us for a conversation and book talk with Harold Koh on his new book: The Trump Administration and International Law.
2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:45 pm

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Towsley Policymaker in Residence
Email:
alimust@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 647-6684
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Adjunct Research Professor
Email:
satran@umich.edu
Robert Axelrod
Mary Ann and Charles R. Walgreen, Jr. Professor for the Study of Human Understanding; Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Political Science
Email:
axe@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 763-0099
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Associate Professor of Public Policy; Director, International Policy Center
Email:
johncior@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6947
Diplomat in Residence
Email:
fintorl@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-8684
Diplomat in Residence
Email:
giovengo@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-8004
Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
yhenry@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-5303
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Professor of International Policy and Practice
Email:
levitsky@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-4262
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Associate Professor of Public Policy; Associate Professor of History
Email:
joyrohde@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6972

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