The Changing Strategic Environment in the Middle East
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:00 PM (EST)
Dr. Dan Schueftan is the Director of the National Security Studies Center at the University of Haifa, a Senior Lecturer at the School of Political Sciences there, and at the Israel Defense Forces National Defense College. He is the Goldman Visiting Israeli Professor in the Department of Government at Georgetown University. For the last four decades he has been a consultant to Israeli decision makers and to the top echelon of israel's Prime Minister's Office, Foreign Ministy, Defense Ministry and The National Security Council.
Dr. Schueftan has been consulting with and briefing Members of Congress and their staff, as well as top professionals and key political appointees in the executive branch since 1977. He has been briefing ministers, parliamentarians, political leaders, senior officers, defense and intelligence officials and government advisors in Europe since 1975.
Dr. Schueftan has published extensively on cntemporary Middle Eastern history, with emphasis on Arab-Israeli relations, Inter-Arab politics and American policy in the Middle East. His most recent book (2011) is Palestinians in Israel - the Arab Minority and the Jewish State.
A light reception will follow.