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Former Senior Counterterrorism Officials Nick Rasmussen & Michele Malvesti Join UT-Austin

Mar 06, 2019

AUSTIN, Texas - Nicholas “Nick” Rasmussen, the former Director of the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC), and Dr. Michele Malvesti, a scholar and former White House counterterrorism advisor, will teach and advise students at the University of Texas-Austin.  Rasmussen and Malvesti will hold joint appointments as Senior National Security Fellows at UT’s Strauss Center for International Security and Law, Clements Center for National Security, and Intelligence Studies Project.

New Horns of a Dilemma Podcast: Countering Authoritarian Interference in Democracies: A Bipartisan Discussion

Mar 04, 2019

Will Inboden moderates a discussion on authoritarian interference in democracies with Jamie Fly and Laura Rosenberger, Senior Fellows of the German Marshall Fund. 

Missed an event? Listen to past guest lectures on the Horns of a Dilemma podcast

Feb 22, 2019

This series is brought to you by The University of Texas at Austin and War on the Rocks through the Texas National Security Review

New Horns of a Dilemma Podcast: “Strategic Stability” in Two Nuclear Posture Reviews

Feb 04, 2019

How have recent Nuclear Posture Reviews — which outline the role nuclear weapons play in U.S. national security strategy — addressed the question of strategic stability? Here to talk about it is Sharon Weiner, associate professor at American University and currently a visiting research scholar at Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School. 

Horns of a Dilemma: The Changing Nature of the U.S.-China Relationship

Jan 22, 2019

In the final episode from the Texas National Security Forum, Clements Center Faculty Fellow and Strauss Center Distinguished Scholar Josh Eisenman moderated a discussion on China with Christopher Johnson, former Central Intelligence Agency analyst, Kelly Magsamen, former principal deputy assistant secretary of defense for Asian and Pacific affairs, and Jim Steinberg, former deputy secretary of state.