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Dean's Discussion with Amb. Dennis Ross:U.S Foreign Policy in the Middle East during the Second Obama Administration (Updated 11/20/12)
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Monday, November 26 (2012), Abramson Family Founders Room, SIS Building
Join us for the fall semester Dean's discussion with guest, Ambassador Dennis Ross. Dean Goldgeier and Ambassador Ross discuss U.S. Policy in the Middle East in the next U.S. administration.
Ambassador Dennis Ross is the Ziegler Distinguished fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Ross served as a counselor from 2001-2009 and rejoined the Institute in December 2011 after serving two years as special assistant to President Obama as well as National Security Council senior director for the Central Region, and a year as special advisor to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, focusing on Iran. For more than twelve years, Ambassador Ross played a leading role in shaping U.S. involvement in the Middle East peace process and dealing directly with the parties in negotiations. Ambassador Ross serves on the SIS Dean's Council.