PubPol 475.002: Topics: Global Issues: Drugs, Crime, and Terrorism
10:05-10:05 am EST
Students will explore the global issues of illegal drugs and drug
trafficking, international crime and terrorism. Course content
emphasizes the study of organizations and networks, policy
formulation and implementation, national and international
approaches and programs, and the international legal and
organizational framework to deal with these issues.
Levitsky serves as senior associate of the school's International Policy Center, and senior advisor to the Weiser Diplomacy Center. During his 35-year career as a U.S. diplomat, Levitsky was ambassador to Brazil from 1994-98 and held such senior positions as Assistant Secretary of State for International Narcotics Matters, ambassador to Bulgaria, deputy director of the Voice of America, and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Human Rights.