Brenda Shaffer, Non-Resident Fellow, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute; Senior Lecturer, School of Political Sciences, University of Haifa
Alex Vatanka, Scholar, Middle East Institute; former Managing Editor of Jane’s Islamic Affairs Analyst (London, 2006-10)
Temuri Yakobashvili, German Marshall Fund; former Ambassador of Georgia to the U.S. (Nov. 20, 2010 to Feb. 28, 2013)
S. Frederick Starr, Chairman, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute, SAIS, Johns Hopkins U.
Thursday, March 14, 2013
The Central Asia-Caucasus Institute is a primary institution in the United States for the study of the Caucasus, Central Asia and the Caspian Region. The Institute, affiliated with Johns Hopkins University-SAIS, forms part of a Joint Center with the Silk Road Studies Program, affiliated with the Stockholm-based Institute for Security and Development Policy. Additional information about the Joint Center, as well as its several publications series, is available at www.silkroadstudies.org.