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The Security Policy Studies program, led by Joanna Spear, associate professor of international affairs, was awarded a competitive contract for the Foreign Area Officer (FAO) Regional Skill Sustainment Initiative. This program, beginning in July 2015, will provide FAOs with advanced understanding and analysis of the most current regional security affairs, and the impact of regional activities on interagency and joint operations.
Elizabeth Saunders, assistant professor of political science and international affairs, published an article about transparency and replication standards in qualitative research and the challenges in doing so in Security Studies, 23:689–698, 2014.
Ph.D. Candidate-in-Residence Julia MacDonald visited Japan as part of the German Marshall Fund and Sasakawa Peace Foundation's Young Strategists Forum. The Forum brings together emerging leaders from the United States, India, Japan, Indonesia, and Europe to discuss Asia-Pacific security issues.
Interstate Relations, Perceptions, and Power Balance: Explaining China’s Policies Toward Ethnic Groups, 1949–1965
Harris Mylonas, assistant professor of political science and international affairs, co-authored an article for Security Studies.
Pre-Doctoral Fellow Andrew Bell published an article titled, "Using Force Against the 'Weapons Of The Weak': Examining a Chemical-Biological Weapons Usage Criterion For Unilateral Humanitarian Intervention Under The Responsibility to Protect," in the Cardozo Journal of International and Comparative Law.