Political Science Professor Victoria Farrar-Myers has been named the 2013-2014 Fulbright Distinguished Chair in American Political Science at Flinders University in Adelaide, Australia. She will be in residence during spring 2014.
Dr. Farrar-Myers, an expert on the American presidency, will conduct research on executive foreign policy-making with a particular emphasis on the Pacific Rim, take part in graduate and undergraduate seminars, and deliver public lectures on a speaking tour throughout Australia.
“I am honored and humbled to have such a tremendous opportunity to help increase mutual understanding,” says Farrar-Myers, a Distinguished Teaching Professor. “We can learn much from each other about how past commitments, institutional structures, and current political contexts affect foreign policies and relationships between countries.”
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