Trump's Iran Policy: Are We Heading for Another War in the Middle East?

September 19th,2018 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Professor/Instructor/Speaker: Baher Ghosheh,Ph.D.

President Trump has withdrawn the U.S. from the nuclear agreement that six great powers took years to negotiate with Iran. Some in the administration call for "regime change in Iran;" others call on Iran to "change its behavior." What does the future hold for U.S.-Iranian relations, and how will that change power dynamics in the region and the world? Find out, as Dr. Ghosheh offers a look at President Trump's Iran policy.

Baher Ghosheh, Ph.D.

Baher Ghosheh,Ph.D.

Dr. Baher Ghosheh holds a Ph.D. in Economic Development from SUNY-Buffalo and has been a Professor of Middle Eastern Studies, cultural and economic Geography at Edinboro University since 1989. He has graduate degrees in International Relations/Middle Eastern Studies, International Trade, and Comparative Economic Development. A native of Jerusalem, Dr. Ghosheh has lived in seven countries and traveled to fifty-four countries, and has taught in Japan, China, Russia, Italy, and Morocco. He has authored one book and 60+ articles on the Middle East, Asia, and Japan. He was awarded a Fulbright to conduct research in Malaysia and Singapore and was selected as the Pennsylvania Geographer of the Year in 1999 and Edinboro University's Educator of the Year in 2009/2010.