Michael McFaul: From Cold War to Hot Peace: An American Ambassador in Putin’s Russia

March 13, 2019, 12:30-2:00pm (registration required)
Cabot 703, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, 160 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA

Join the Russia and Eurasia Program at The Fletcher School at Tufts University for a lunch conversation with former U.S. Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul about his new book "From Cold War to Hot Peace: An American Ambassador in Putin's Russia." Michael McFaul currently works at Stanford University, before which he served for five years in the Obama administration, first as special assistant to the president and senior director for Russian and Eurasian affairs at the National Security Council at the White House (2009-2012), and then as U.S. Ambassador to the Russian Federation (2012-2014). His current research interests include American foreign policy, great power relations between China, Russia, and the United States, and the relationship between democracy and development. 

Lunch will be provided. Attendance is by registration only.


Michael McFaul, professor of political science, Stanford University; director and senior fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University; the Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University; former U.S. Ambassador to Russia