FORA.tv Speaker - Sarah Mendelson
Sarah Mendelson is the director of the Human Rights and Security Initiative at CSIS and a senior fellow with the Russia and Eurasia Program. Before joining CSIS, Mendelson taught international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. From 1997 to 2000, she directed a collaborative study, funded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York, evaluating the impact of Western democracy assistance to Eastern Europe and Eurasia. From 1995 to 1998, she was an assistant professor at the State University of New York at Albany, and from 1997 to 1998, she was a resident associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
She has been a fellow at Stanford Universityâ€™s Center for International Security and Cooperation and Princeton Universityâ€™s Center of International Studies. Mendelson serves on the advisory committee of Human Rights Watch and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the editorial board of International Security. She is the author of Barracks and Brothels: Peacekeepers and Human Trafficking in the Balkans and Changing Course: Ideas, Politics and the Soviet Withdrawal from Afghanistan. Mendelson received her B.A. in history from Yale University in 1984 and her Ph.D. in political science from Columbia University in 1993.
10.22.07 | 01:32:41 min
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