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Michael A. McFaul, PhD

Stanford Professor of Political Science; Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution; CISAC Affiliated Faculty Member

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May 15th, 2014

Stanford experts on latest developments in Ukraine, Russia

CISAC, CDDRL, FSI Stanford, The Europe Center News

From the early public protests in Kiev to the latest military and political upheaval in Ukraine, FSI scholars have been monitoring developments throughout the region. Follow Michael McFaul, Kathryn Stoner, Stephen Krasner, Norman Naimark, David Holloway and Gail Lapidus as the FSI senior fellows share their expertise and insights into the situation. Read more »



October 3rd, 2012

Honors program inspires research, connects students to policy world

CDDRL, FSI Stanford News

During a five-day trip to Washington, D.C., students met with more than a dozen officials from government agencies and development groups. The trip is a highlight of CDDRL’s honors college program, which was recently endowed with a gift from philanthropists Sakurako and William Fisher. Read more »



August 17th, 2012

Fighting for reform in 22 countries, Stanford fellows get lessons in building democracy

CDDRL, FSI Stanford, Draper Hills Summer Fellows Program News

Some of this year's Draper Hills Summer Fellows have been imprisoned and abused for trying to democratize their countries. Read more »



December 17th, 2011

Stanford's McFaul is next ambassador to Russia

CDDRL, FSI Stanford, CISAC News

Michael McFaul, a senior fellow at FSI and President Obama's top Russia advisor, will be Washington's chief diplomat in Moscow. Read more »



September 15th, 2011

Stanford's Michael McFaul nominated as new ambassador to Russia

CDDRL, FSI Stanford, CISAC in the news

Michael McFaul, a Stanford political science professor, senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and Hoover Institution Bing Senior Fellow, has been nominated by President Obama to serve as the next ambassador to Russia. If confirmed, McFaul, who has also served as FSI's deputy director and director of its Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, will succeed John Beyrle. Read more »




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U.S. Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul's YouTube Presentation
U.S. Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul's introduction video.
January 16, 2012 in Youtube

McFaul nominated for Russian ambassadorship
President Obama recently nominated Michael McFaul B.A., M.A. ’86, political science professor and senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI) to the United States ambassadorship to Russia.
September 26, 2011 in The Stanford Daily

Stanford's Michael McFaul nominated as new ambassador to Russia
Michael McFaul, a Stanford political science professor, senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and Hoover Institution Bing Senior Fellow, has been nominated by President Obama to serve as the next ambassador to Russia.
September 16, 2011 in Stanford University News

In US-Russia Dialogue On Human Rights, A Tougher Tone
Michael McFaul, senior director of Russian and Eurasian affairs on the US president's National Security Council, described the talks in an interview with RFE/RL.
June 15, 2011 in RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Russia in WTO Good for US, US National Security Council Official Says
Michael A. McFaul, a Senior Director of Russian Affairs at the US National Security Council, delivered the keynote address. The conference was geared towards inform policymakers and the public of the prospects for Russia's inclusion in the WTO later ...
April 16, 2011 in Forbes (blog)

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