North America Experts
Washington Correspondent, The New York Times
Associate Professor, Department of History, DePaul University
Ph.D. Candidate, Jacobs University Bremen
Craig P Taylor is a PhD student and research assistant at the Universitaet der Bundeswehr Muenchen (University of the German Federal Armed Forces, Munich) researching Israeli aid to sub-Saharan Africa between 1955 and 1974. Educated at the University of London where he gained a BA in Modern and Contemporary History and Jacobs Universty Bremen where he completed a MA in Modern Global History and sp...
Professor of Anthropology and French Studies, Georgetown University
Dr. Susan Terrio holds a joint appointment in the Departments of Anthropology and French of Georgetown University. She teaches courses in English and French on social class, cultural systems, national identity, race, ethnicity, migration, and the anthropology of food. Her areas of expertise include migration, ethnicity, human rights, juvenile and immigration law in cross-cultural perspective, food...
Former Congressional Correspondent, New York Times; Founder, Publisher, and Editor-in-Chief, The Hill Newspaper.
Professor, Department of Philosophy and Social Political Sciences, Kyrgyz-Turkish University and Professor, Kyrgyz-Russian University
For more than ten years, Zhyldyz Urmanbetova has been researching democratic transition in Kygyzstan, tracing the influence of both Russia and the United States. She served as a Fulbright Scholar at the Harriman Institute of Columbia University in the 2009-2010 program year, studying this project in the context of globalization. She is the author of several monographs, including "Culture...
Education Reformer and Former Superintendent of the Recovery School District of Louisiana.
Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science, Université de Montréal
François-Yannick Vézina joined the Canada Institute as a Junior Scholar from May to August 2008 to conduct research on his dissertation on "Members of Congress Changing Positions: How Knowledge and Saliency Can Do What Pressure Cannot." After his stay at the Woodrow Wilson Center, François-Yannick returned to Montreal where he joined the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommuni...
Associate Professor, Department of Science & Technology Studies and Acting Director, Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies, Cornell University
Kathleen Vogel first became interested in biological weapons during her graduate work in the sciences at Princeton University, where she developed a side interest in science policy issues. After receiving her Ph.D. in biological chemistry, I transitioned from a scientific career to one in science policy. For the next five years, Kathleen conducted security policy research...
Education Ph.D., Political Science, Universite de Montreal, Canada