4-5 October 2012

John J. Mearsheimer, R. Wendell Harri­son D­ist­ingui­shed Servi­ce Professor of Poli­t­ical Sc­ience and the co-d­irector of the Program on International Secur­ity Pol­icy at the Uni­versi­ty of Chi­cago, will pay a visit to Turkey upon the invitation of the Center for Strategic Research (SAM).

During his visit, John J. Mearsheimer will meet H.E. Prof. Dr. Ahmet Davutoğlu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey, and top-level bureaucrats. He will give a lecture entitled “Turkish Foreign Policy: A Realist’ Assessment” to the officials of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 4 October 2012.

Professor Mearsheimer will also hold a public lecture entitled “The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy under Obama” at TOBB-ETU on 5 October 2012.