Interview in Manager (Slovenian)

Please see the current issue of Manager ( for an interview that I gave when I was in Slovenia. The interview was conducted at a local café in Ljubljana by Bojana Humar. She interviewed me on various issues ranging from ideas for entrepreneurship to my views on foreign policy and my work at the University […]

Three Cheers for Jonny Wilkinson…England 12 – Australia 10

Just got back from the Kangaroo and the Kiwi (, a pub in Seattle, after watching the England vs. Australia rugby match….England 12 – Australia 10…the difference in the game…good old Wilko (Wilkinson)…The forwards played excellent as well…For those interested in catching some rugby, I will see you at the Pub…next game, New Zealand vs. […]

Presentation at ISA’s 49th Annual Convention…

I will be giving a talk at the 49th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA) in San Francisco, CA (March 26-29, 2008). The title of my talk is “Information Disconnects and Organizational Fragmentation: Lessons for Global Intelligence Failure” and is based on a manuscript that I am currently working on.

Qatar National Research Fund

I was recently asked to consider serving as a reviewer for the Qatar National Research Fund. I have gladly accepted this honor. I grew up in Qatar (spent 16 years there) and it is nice to be able to contribute back to the country. More information on the Qatar National Research Foundation (QNRF) can be […]