Wednesday, October 21, 2015

"The Rapidly Changing Policy Landscape in Peace, Conflict, and Fragility" Lecture on Campus Noon Thursday, 10/22

Robert D. Lamb is a visiting research professor at the U.S. Army War College’s Strategic Studies Institute (SSI), a nonresident senior fellow (and former director of the Program on Crisis, Conflict, and Cooperation) at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), and a nonresident research scholar at the Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland (CISSM). A former Defense Department strategist, Dr. Lamb studies governance, international development, and conflict with an emphasis on complex crises, informal processes, and hybrid political and economic systems. His research has included the effectiveness of civilian assistance, private-sector development, and stabilization programs in complex environments; gang governance, violence, and legitimacy in the stateless slums of Medellín, Colombia; and subnational governance and stability in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

October 22, 2015 | 12:00-1:15 pm

The CISSM Forum/Development Circle is held from 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm  in 1203 Van Munching Hall, College Park, MD 20742. It is open to the public (no RSVPs required)