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The Nelson A. Rockefeller Center
Dartmouth College
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Faculty Workshops

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Rockefeller Center-sponsored workshops encourage faculty members with a common interest in a particular policy issue to engage in research-based policy discussions on a regular basis. These sessions bring a variety of disciplinary perspectives to bear on a particular problem and foster a broader understanding of the theoretical and methodological issues involved in understanding the problem. The workshops are usually held from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Class of 1930 Room unless otherwise noted. Upcoming Faculty Workshops are posted below under each type of workshop and on the Dartmouth College Calendar.

International History Group

International history is a growing area of scholarly inquiry that includes (but goes well beyond) the old field of diplomatic history.  It is a field that examines the political, economic, intellectual, and cultural relationships and interactions between countries in the past, but provides an interdisciplinary historical perspective on issues of current concern, such as globalization, human rights, and regional conflict.  The Rockefeller Center has established the Dartmouth International History Group to bring together the several faculty members in the History, Government, and Economics departments who have a working interest in international history.  The purpose of the group is to bring in scholars from other universities to speak on campus about issues of mutual interest. 

Conveners for this group are:

Leslie Butler, Associate Professor of History 

Jeffrey Friedman, Assistant Professor of Government

Edward Miller, Associate Professor of History 

William Wohlforth, Daniel Webster Professor of Government
 

Upcoming Workshops (usually held from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.):

Date and Time Title Speaker Location
Thursday, April 10, 2015, 3:30 - 5:00 pm.m. TBA Tim Naftali, Head, Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, New York University Morrison Commons, Rockefeller Center
Friday, May 1, 2015, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. TBA Kristin Hoganson, Professor of History, Professor of EUI, Professor of Gender and Women's Studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Class of 1930 Room, Rockefeller Center

 Past International History Group Workshops

 

International Relations/Foreign Policy Working Group

A joint enterprise with the John Sloan Dickey Center, the International Relations/Foreign Policy Working Group provides a venue for members to receive feedback on their manuscripts and to debate new work in the field of security studies. 

Convened by: Stephen Brooks, Associate Professor of Government (All sessions are held 3:00–4:30 P.M. at the John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding, Class of 1957 library, in 353 Haldeman Center.)

Date and Time                 Title Speaker                                                                               Location                    
Friday, February 27, 2015, 3:00 p.m. TBA Jonathan Markowitz, Dicky International Security and U.S. Foreign Policy Fellow 353, Class of 1957 Library, Haldeman Center
Friday, March 13, 2015, 3:00 p.m. TBA Tai Ming Cheung, University of California, San Diego 353, Class of 1957 Library, Haldeman Center
Friday, April 3, 2015, 3:00 p.m. TBA Rose McDermott, Brown University 353, Class of 1957 Library, Haldeman Center
Friday, April 10, 2015, 3:00 p.m. TBA Stephen Macekura, Dicky International Security and U.S. Foreign Policy Fellow 353, Class of 1957 Library, Haldeman Center
Friday, April 17, 2015, 3:00 p.m. TBA Paul Poast, Rutgers University 353, Class of 1957 Library, Haldeman Center
Friday, May 1, 2015, 3:00 p.m. TBA Michelle Reeves, Dickey International Security and U.S. Foreign Policy Fellow 353, Class of 1957 Library, Haldeman Center
Friday, May 15, 2015, 3:00 p.m. TBA Alex Thompson, Ohio State University 353, Class of 1957 Library, Haldeman Center
Friday, May 29, 2015, 3:00 p.m. TBA Megan Becker, University of Southern California 353, Class of 1957 Library, Haldeman Center

 

Past International Relations Workshops

Health Policy Faculty Workshop

A collaboration of faculty members from the Social Sciences, the Medical School, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, as well as administrators from the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Hospital, this workshop examines the impact of public policy on health care delivery, particularly the role of financial incentives in shaping medical practice.

Convened by: Ellen Meara, Associate Professor, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, and David Goodman, MD, MS, Professor of Pediatrics and of Health Policy, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, and Director, Center for Health Policy Research.

The Health Policy Faculty Workshops, are jointly sponsored by The Nelson A. Rockefeller Center (Rocky) and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice (TDI). The workshops are held alternately between the two locations from 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm unless otherwise stated. Lunch is usually served.

Upcoming Workshops:

Date and Time Title Speaker Location
Thursday, March 5, 2015, 12:00-1:15 pm Why is Health Care Spending on the Privately Insured in Grand Junction, Colorado So High? Prices, Competition, and Health Care Spending Zack Cooper, Assistant Professor of Health Policy and of Economics, Yale University Class of 1930 Room, Rockefeller Center
Friday, April 30, 2015, 12:00-1:15 pm TBA Keith Marzilli Ericson, PhD, Assistant Professor of Markets, Public Policy, and Law at Boston University, Faculty Research Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research Class of 1930 Room, Rockefeller Center

 

Past Health Policy Workshops

 

For Additional Information

  • Curricular & Research Program Office, 603-646-2229
  • Jane DaSilva, Program Coordinator

Last Updated: 2/25/15