EVENT DATE: October 10, 2012
TOPIC: The Obama Presidency and the U.S. Elections
David Haglund is a renowned expert on American and Canadian foreign policy, Canada-US and transatlantic relations. He is the Sir Edward Peacock Professor of Political Studies at Queen’s University. He was director of Queen’s Centre for International Relations from 1985 to 2002, and joined the faculty in 1983.
Dr Haglund received his PhD from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Washington DC, then taught at the University of British Columbia. He has held visiting professorships in France, Germany and Ireland. He is co-editor of the International Journal, published by the Canadian International Council.
Dr. Haglund’s interesting presentation was followed by some spirited questions with comprehensive responses.