Vortrag von Herrn Paul Haenle (Direktor Carnegie-Tsinghua Center Peking) zu dem Thema: „The Future of U.S.-China Relations: Cooperation or/and Confrontation?“ am Mittwoch, den 17. November 2010, 18.00 bis 19.30 Uhr im Center for Global Studies (Walter-Flex Str. 3, 53113 Bonn) Das Center for Global Studies richtet diesen Vortrag in Kooperation mit dem US-Generalkonsulat Düsseldorf und der Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung im Rahmen der „Global Trends Vortragsreihe“ aus.
Paul Haenle is the director of the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center in Beijing, China. Prior to joining Carnegie, he served from June 2007 to June 2009 as the director for China, Taiwan, and Mongolian Affairs on the National Security Council staffs of former President George W. Bush and President Barack H. Obama. From June 2007 to January 2009, Haenle also played a key role as the White House representative to the U.S. negotiating team at the Six-Party Talks nuclear negotiations and, from May 2004 to June 2007, served as the executive assistant to the U.S. national security adviser.
Trained as a China foreign area officer in the U.S. Army, Haenle has been assigned twice to the U.S. embassy in Beijing, China, served as a U.S. Army company commander during a two-year tour to the Republic of Korea, and also worked in the Pentagon as an adviser on China, Taiwan, and Mongolia affairs on the staff of the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff. Early assignments in the U.S. Army included postings in Germany, Desert Storm 1991, Korea, and Kuwait. He retired from the U.S. Army as a lieutenant colonel in October 2009.