The Hertog Global Strategy Initiative, The Department of History, The Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies, and The School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University present this summer’s Hertog Global Strategy Initiative Speaker Series.

Robert Gallucci is the President of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. He was employed at the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, the multinational peacekeeping force in the Sinai peninsula, the United Nations Special Commission (UNSCOM) overseeing the disarmament of Iraq before joining the Department of State, where he was the chief negotiator during the North Korean nuclear crisis in 1994. He is co-author of Going Critical: The First North Korean Nuclear Crisis.

The Hertog Global Strategy Initiative is a research program that employs historical analysis to confront present and future problems in world politics. Each summer, invited experts and select students gather at Columbia University for twelve weeks of intensive study, independent research, and collaborative writing on a critical issue in international affairs. The 2010 program focuses on nuclear proliferation and the future of world power.

The event is co-sponsored by the Hertog Global Strategy Initiative, the Department of History, the Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies, and the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University.

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