Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Deporting Human Rights Violators, the Case for Former Yugoslavia Lecture Thursday at Noon

Michael MacQueen, Senior Historian, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Since September 2008,  MacQueen has been a senior historian in the Human Rights Law Division, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. He works as a member of the Balkans Regional Support Team and is responsible for the investigation of cases involving alleged human rights violators who participated in crimes against humanity and/or war crimes in the conflicts which took place in the former Yugoslavia in the period 1991-1999.

From 1988 to 2008, MacQueen was with the Office of Special Investigations, U.S. Department of Justice, where he supervised investigations conducted by the office's historical staff. He handled and supervised the investigation and preparation for prosecution of war crimes cases involving crimes committed in the former Yugoslavia and elsewhere in the world. He has served as a consultant to U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum on special exhibitions and has been an occasional lecturer at the USHMM Research Institute.

Thursday, April 9, 2015, from 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm  in 1203 Van Munching Hall 
Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland