|►||India Distinguished Visitor Program|
|►||Title VI Programs|
The South Asia Center lists events of educational value related to South Asia throughout the Pacific Northwest. We endeavor to include full information about timing, presenters, costs if any, and location, but it is always best to check listed web sites for the latest information.
Wednesday December 4, 2013
Time: 2.30 - 3.30
Location: Parrington 313
FLAS Fellowships support undergraduate, graduate and professional students in acquiring modern foreign languages and area or international studies competencies. Students from all UW departments and professional schools are encouraged to apply. FLAS Fellowships are available to U.S. citizens and permanent residents. Contingent on funding from the U.S. Department of Education, the eight National Resource Centers of the University of Washington's Jackson School of International Studies will offer Academic Year 2014-15 and Summer 2014 FLAS Fellowships in these languages.
FLAS Fellowship Information Sessions will cover FLAS benefits and requirements, the application process, and the use of FLAS awards abroad.
For more information, please visit: http://www.jsis.washington.edu/advise/flas/
Wednesday December 4, 2013 to Thursday December 5, 2013
Times: 3:30 PM (both days)
Locations: Miller Hall 301 (Dec 4th) and HUB 332 (Dec 5th), UW Campus
Join us for a two-part lecture with Brigadier General (retired) Feroz Khan. The December 5th lecture will be followed by a reception with Dr. Khan.
Dr. Khan is a lecturer in the Department of National Security Affairs at the Naval Post Graduate School.
Dr. Khan has served with the Pakistani Army for 32 years. He served domestically and abroad with numerous assignments in the United States, Europe, and South Asia. He has experienced combat action and command on active fronts on the line of control in Siachin Glacier and Kashmir and served along the Pakistan–Afghanistan Border. He last held the post of Director, Arms Control and Disarmament Affairs, within the Strategic Plans Division, Joint Services Headquarters. Among his academic degrees, General Khan holds an M.A. from the Paul Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University, Washington, DC
General Khan made key contributions in formulating and advocating Pakistan’s security policy on nuclear and conventional arms control and strategic stability in South Asia. He produced recommendations for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and represented Pakistan in several multilateral and bilateral arms control negotiations. He also taught as visiting faculty at the Department of the Defense and Strategic Studies, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad. He has many published articles, books chapters and papers and regularly participates in numerous security-related national and international conferences and seminars. He is currently writing a book on “Pakistan’s Nuclear Program and U.S. Policy.”
General Khan was a visiting scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington DC in 2001- 2002. In addition, he has held a series of fellowships at Stanford University’s Center for International Studies and Arms Control; the Brookings Institution, Washington DC; the Center for Non-Proliferation Studies at the Monterey Institute of International Studies, Washington DC; and at the Cooperative Monitoring Center, Sandia National Laboratory, New Mexico. In 2003 he joined the Naval Postgraduate School as a Visiting Professor in the Department of National Security Affairs and Senior Researcher in Center for Contemporary Conflict. Since 2008, he has served as a Lecturer in the same department.
Thursday June 27, 2013 to Thursday December 19, 2013
Time: Always Open
|South Asia Center|
|University of Washington|
|303 Thomson Hall|
|Seattle, WA 98195|
|(206) 543-4800 phone|
|(206) 685-0668 fax|
|Anand Yang, Director|
|Keith Snodgrass, Associate Director|
|Molly Wilskie-Kala, Program Coordinator|
|Katherine Cofell, Research Assistant|
|Robyn Davis, FLAS Coordinator|
|Sunila Kale, Graduate Program Coordinator|