Howard Stoffer, Ph.D.

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International Affairs
National Security Department
Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences

Ph.D. Columbia University, 1980

M.Phil, Columbia University, 1975  

M.A., Columbia University, 1974

Certificates, Columbia School of International and Public Affairs, 1974

B.A., Columbia College, Columbia University, 1971

About Howard

Dr. Stoffer served in the Foreign Service of the United States from 1980 to 2005, retiring as a member of the Senior Foreign Service of the Department of State.  He served for seven years as the Deputy Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate of the United Nations Security Council.   His research interests focus on American national security, including nuclear arms control, U.S. policies in the Middle East, Russia, China and the Koreas as well as counter-terrorism institutions of the United Nations and other UN matters. 

Courses Taught
  • CJ 455 History of the United Nations
  • NSP 671 History of the United Nations
  • CJ 455 United Nations and Counter-Terrorism
  • CJ 670 United Nations and Counter-Terrorism
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