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Check out the opportunities we offer! Emerging Scholars Conference Participant The three-day conference will consist of 6 workshops, one for each successful nominee. Each workshop will include a research presentation by the Emerging Scholar, a response by a senior scholar in the field, and a general discussion.Learn More
Congratulations Moritz Graefrath
Congratulations to Moritz Graefrath who published his first International Theory article, "Conceptualizing Interstate Cooperation."Find it here
Michael Desch Named to Council on Foreign Relations Study Group on U.S.-China Relations
Notre Dame International Security Center Director Michael Desch has been named to a New York Council on Foreign Relations study group on “The U.S. Pivot to Asia and American Grand Strategy.” He will join other top experts from the public and private sectors to discuss the conceptual origins of the pivot; the pivot and U.S. vital national interests; its effects over the last decade on Asia, the Middle East, and Europe; its impact on U.S. defense policy, intelligence assets, and economic statecraft; and the proper distribution of U.S. national security resources in the period ahead.