Germany’s Ambassador to the U.S. to Speak at Fairleigh Dickinson University
Madison, NJ (September 30, 2004)—Germany’s Ambassador to the United States, Wolfgang Ischinger, will speak on the “German – U.S. Relationship” at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham on Wednesday, October 27, 2004.
Ambassador Ischinger was appointed to his current post in July 2001, before which he served as State Secretary, the highest civil service post in the German Foreign Office. He served at the United Nations in New York and was posted to Paris and to Washington, D.C. Ambassador Ischinger has held senior positions in the Foreign Ministry where he led the German delegation in a number of international negotiating processes, including the Bosnia Peace Talks, and discussions involving the NATO-Russia Founding Act, NATO enlargement, and the Kosovo crisis.
Mr. Ischinger has a German law degree and a master’s degree from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. He has published widely on European and transatlantic issues in addition to security and arms control policy, and foreign policy.
This lecture, which is free and open to the public, is part of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s U.N. Lecture Series presented by the Ambassador’s Club at the United Nations. The lecture begins at 6:30 p.m in the Mansion, Lenfell Hall, at Fairleigh Dickinson’s College at Florham in Madison, NJ.
For further information, call 201-692-7362.