Upcoming lecture: Frank Gavin on Nuclear Nonproliferation

September 25, 2013

Thursday, October 3rd, ISS is hosting a talk by Prof. Frank Gavin from the University of Texas at Austin on “Nuclear Nonproliferation and U.S. Grand Strategy” at 4:30pm in Linsly-Chittenden (LC), 63 High Street, room 102 (poster attached). This talk is sponsored by International Security Studies and the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy. Please share widely, and we hope to see you there.

Bio:
Francis J. Gavin is the Tom Slick Professor of International Affairs at the LBJ School of Public Affairs and the Director of the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law at the University of Texas.  From 2005 until 2010, he directed The American Assembly’s multiyear, national initiative, The Next Generation Project: U.S. Global Policy and the Future of International Institutions.  He is the author of Gold, Dollars, and Power: The Politics of International Monetary Relations, 1958-1971 (University of North Carolina Press, 2004) and Nuclear Statecraft: History and Strategy in America’s Atomic Age (Cornell University Press, 2012).  Gavin will become the Frank Stanton Chair in Nuclear Security Policy Studies at MIT in January 2014.