Justin Conrad, an associate professor in the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, will discuss “U.S. Global Engagement and the Military” as the final speaker of the 2018 Great Decisions Lecture Series. This free, public presentation is scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 28, at Charlotte International House, 1817 Central Ave., No. 215.
Conrad studies international security issues, including terrorism and interstate conflict. He is a key researcher at the Resources and Conflict Project and co-editor of the “Future of Global Conflict” book series at the U.S. Naval Institute Press. His work has been published in leading academic journals, including International Organization, the Journal of Politics and the British Journal of Political Science. He and his research have been cited in a variety of international media outlets, too.
The Office of International Programs facilitates the annual Great Decisions lecture series for the Charlotte community each winter to discuss foreign policy issues selected as pressing by the Foreign Policy Association. The series is coordinated in collaboration with Charlotte Country Day School, International House of Charlotte and the World Affairs Council of Charlotte.