Global Institute

Recent Activities

David J Dunford

Woodrow Wilson Visiting Scholar


Making Sense of Today’s Middle East”

Lecture by Visiting Scholar, Ambassador David Dunford
Park University’s Student Research and Creative Arts Symposium Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel, on the Parkville campus

DAVID J. DUNFORD Former U.S. Ambassador, Middle East expert
Dave Dunford’s 29 years in the U.S. Foreign Service included three years as U.S. Ambassador to Oman and four years as Deputy Ambassador to Saudi Arabia during the 1990-91 Gulf War. He worked for General Garner and Ambassador Bremer in Iraq in 2003 as the senior official in charge of reorganizing Iraq’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Ambassador Dunford teaches courses on the Arab-Israeli Conflict and the Middle East Business Environment at the University of Arizona and consults for government and the private sector on Middle East issues.

A Global Business Mini-Seminar Featuring Three Diplomats

International Business Protocol, Diplomacy and Cross-Cultural Applications
  • Ms. Alicia Kerber, Head Consul, Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City
  • Director General Jack J.C. Yang of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Kansas City
  • Ambassador David J. Dunford, former U.S. ambassador to Oman and Deputy Ambassador to Saudi Arabia
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