The Week That Will Be

The Week That Will Be

By Katherine Pompilio
Tuesday, May 31, 2022, 11:18 AM

Event Announcements

Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. ET: The Atlantic Council will host a discussion on how the United States can support efforts to phase out Russian oil purchases without worsening the current energy crisis in Europe. The event will feature remarks from Daniel Fried, Atlantic Council fellow; Ellen R. Wald, Atlantic Council nonresident senior fellow; Brian O’Toole, Atlantic Council nonresident senior fellow; Edward Fishman, Atlantic Council nonresident senior fellow; and Richard L. Morningstar, founding chairman of the Global Energy Center. 

Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. ET: The Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University will host an event to examine parties, intermediaries and the crisis of democracy. At the event, Didi Kuo, senior research scholar at the Center for Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law at Stanford University will discuss whether political parties serve the interests of representative democracy today. 

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. ET: The Atlantic Council will host a panel discussion about the power, political control and policy agenda of Chinese President Xi Jinping. Panelists include: Ling Li, lecturer at the University of Vienna; Victor Shih, associate professor at the University of California San Diego; Jessica C. Teets, associate professor at Middlebury College; Neil Thomas, analyst at the Eurasia Group; Jude Blanchette, Freeman chair in China Studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies; and David O. Shullman, senior director of the Global China Hub at the Atlantic Council. 

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. ET: The Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University will host a panel discussion about the likelihood of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s use of nuclear weapons amid lack of battlefield success in Russia’s war against Ukraine. Panelists include: Rose Gottemoeller, lecturer at Stanford University; David Holloway, professor at Stanford University; and Scott Sagan, professor at Stanford University.  

Thursday, June 2, 2022 at 3:30 p.m. ET: The Atlantic Council will host a fireside chat with Margaritis Schinas, European Commission Vice President. Schinas will speak with Atlantic Council Distinguished Fellow Frances Burwell about transatlantic relations amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, cybersecurity and migration. 

Thursday, June 2, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. ET: The Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University will host a discussion about health security beyond epidemics. The event will feature remarks from Fraces Butcher, a predoctoral fellow at the center for international security and cooperation at Stanford University; and Dr. Sigrid Lupieri, expert on how security concerns and foreign policy agendas shape humanitarian action in the Middle East.

Friday, June 3, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. ET: The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) will host an event to assess Russia’s war in Ukraine. The event will feature a panel discussion including Michel Vickers, former undersecretary of defense for intelligence; Eliot A. Cohen, CSIS Arleigh A. Burke chair in strategy; Emily Harding, CSIS senior fellow; and Seth G. Jones, CSIS senior vice president. 

Employment Announcements (More details on the Job Board)

Postdoc Research Position in Cybersecurity Policy, Tufts University

Program Associate and Special Assistant to the Executive Director, Reiss Center on Law and Security and NYU Center for Cybersecurity

Postdoc Research Position in Cybersecurity Policy, Tufts University

Program Assistant, National Security Institute, Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University

Program Associate, National Security Institute, Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University

Visiting Associate Professor of Law and National Security, Cybersecurity, and Foreign Relations 

Operations Manager, Reiss Center on Law and Security

Summer Research Assistant, National Security Institute

Call for Papers, American Journal of International Law

Call for Papers, Cybersecurity Law and Policy Scholars Conference 2022

Special Assistant to PILPG President, The Public International Law & Policy Group

Fellow, Finance, Insurance and Trade Policy, R Street Institute

Deputy Director, Security & Surveillance Project, Center for Democracy and Technology

Senior Associate, Center on Privacy & Technology at Georgetown Law

Program Coordinator, Asia Program, The German Marshall Fund 

External Affairs Officer, Digital Innovation Democracy Initiative, The German Marshall Fund

Request for Resumes, Department of Defense Office of the General Counsel