Robert Schaefer

Practical Steps for Foreign Policy Careers: An Information Session for Students

Robert Schaefer will hold an interactive talk that will provide an opportunity for students and interested parties to hear about the specifics of foreign policy careers outside of academia for those interested in South and Central Asia.

LTC Robert Schaefer is a U.S. Army Special Forces officer (Green Beret), diplomat, and senior international defense expert with over 26 years working with senior foreign defense and military officials. He is a critically acclaimed, award-winning author, a consultant to several U.S. Government agencies, and a frequent commentator for major media and seminars focusing on terrorism and insurgency in Russia, the Caucasus, and Central Asia. He will be the Caucasus Correspondent/Consultant for NBC’s cover-age of the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.

This lecture is co-sponsored by the Center for Russia, East Europe and Central Asia (CREECA)