Understanding the Tunisian Anomaly: An Inquiry into a History of Reform

Date
Apr 9, 2018, 12:00 pm12:00 pm
Location
Jones Hall Room 202

Speaker

Audience
GOOD Free and open to the public
Event Description

Professor Safwan M. Masri is Executive Vice President for Global Centers and Global Development at Columbia University and a Senior Research Scholar at Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA). He joined Columbia University in 1988 as a member of the faculty of Columbia Business School and served as Vice Dean from 1993-2005. Masri is a scholar on education and contemporary geopolitics and society in the Arab world and is the author of Tunisia: An Arab Anomaly (Columbia University Press, 2017). He previously taught engineering at Stanford University and was a visiting professor at INSEAD (Institut Européen d’Administration des Affaires) in France.

Light Lunch Served.