The Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law and the South Asia Institute of the College of Liberal Arts invite you to a presentation by Dr. Stephen Cohen on “Beyond Today’s Crisis: South Asia in 2015” on Friday, September 7, 2007, at 12:00 p.m. on the 3rd Floor of the Texas Union in the Sinclair Room.
Stephen Cohen has been a Senior Fellow in Foreign Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution since 1998. In 2004, he was named as one of the 500 most influential people in the field of foreign policy by the World Affairs Councils of America. He has served on numerous study groups examining Asia sponsored by the Asia Society, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Asia Foundation, and the National Bureau of Asian Research. He is currently a member of the National Academy of Sciences Committee on International Security and Arms Control and a trustee of the Public Education Center. Dr. Cohen was the co-founder and chair of the workshop on Security, Technology, and Arms Control for younger South Asian and Chinese strategists, held for the past ten years in Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka, and China, and was a founding member of the Research Committee of the South Asian strategic organization, the Regional Centre for Security Studies, Colombo.
The Strauss Center is a multidisciplinary research center at The University of Texas at Austin dedicated to promoting innovative, comprehensive scholarship on the pressing global challenges of the 21st century.
For more information, please visit www.robertstrausscenter.org, or call Angela Farris at 512-232-4019