CISSM Global Forum | "Arctic Geopolitics: An Assessment"

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 12:00 to 13:15
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David Auerswald
Professor of Security Studies, National War College

David Auerswald is Professor of Security Studies at the National War College (NWC) in Washington, DC, in the United States. He has been on the NWC faculty since the summer of 2001. In that time he has served as Acting Dean of Faculty, Associate Dean of Academic Programs, and on three separate occasions as a Course Director for major portions of the NWC curriculum.  
 
Dr. Auerswald has published books and articles on a variety of national security and foreign policy topics.  His most recent publications include: “The High North,” a chapter in Charting a Course: Strategic Choices for a New Administration (2017); “The Evolution of the NSC Process,” a chapter in The National Security Enterprise: Navigating the Labyrinth (2017); and “Congress: The Other Branch,” a chapter in The National Security Enterprise: Navigating the Labyrinth (2017).
 
Dr. Auerswald previously served on the faculty of George Washington University’s Department of Political Science and the Elliott School of International Affairs. He has worked as a congressional staff member on three separate occasions: on the personal staff of a House member, a senator’s personal staff, and the staff of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.  
 
Dr. Auerswald received his Ph.D. and M.A. in political science from the University of California, San Diego, and undergraduate degrees in political science and English literature from Brown University. Dr. Auerswald was raised in Hawaii. He is married and has two adult children.  

The CISSM Global Forum is held from 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm  in 1107 Van Munching Hall College Park, MD 20742. It is open to the public (no RSVPs required) and is supported by the Yamamoto-Scheffelin Endowment for Policy Research. For further information about the CISSM Global Forum contact cissm@umd.edu.