Past Bartels Fellows

Henry E. and Nancy Horton Bartels World Affairs Fellowship

The Henry E. and Nancy Horton Bartels World Affairs Fellowship was established in 1984 to bring prominent international leaders to Cornell. The mission of the fellowship program is explicitly educational—to foster a broadened world view among Cornell students by bringing to campus persons who have distinguished themselves as international public figures.

 

Alan S. Blinder (2016) 

Alan Blinder

Alan S. Blinder is the Gordon S. Rentschler Memorial Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University and served as the vice chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve. Dr. Blinder delivered his Bartels Lecture, "The Evolving Political Economy of Central Banking," on April 19, 2016, at the Statler Auditorium. The presentation was part of the global conference, “The Changing Politics of Central Banking.”

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Einaudi Center Coverage

 

Michael McFaul (2015)

Michael McFaul

Michael McFaul was U.S. ambassador to Russia from 2012 to 2014. He is the Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, where he co-directs the Iran Democracy Project. He is also a professor of political science at Stanford University, and former director of Stanford's Center on Democracy, Development, and Rule of Law, and Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies.

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Hans Rosling (2014)

Hans Rosling

Hans Rosling, a Swedish medical doctor, academic, statistician, and public speaker, is a Professor of International Health at the Karolinska Institute and co-founder and chairman of the Gapminder Foundation, which developed the Trendalyzer software system.

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PDF icon Bartels Fellow Hans Rosling Finds Hope in Numbers.pdf

PDF icon Einaudi Center Names Hans Rosling the 2014 Bartels World Affairs Fellow.pdf

 

Kishore Mahbubani (2013)

Kishore Mahbubani

Former President of the UN Security Council Kishore Mahbubani is the current Dean Professor in the Practice of Public Policy at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LYKSPP) of the National University of Singapore.  With the Singapore Foreign Service from 1971 to 2004, he had postings in Cambodia, Malaysia, Washington, D.C., and New York, where he served two stints as Singapore's Ambassador to the UN and President of the UN Security Council in January 2001 and May 2002.

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PDF icon Kishore Mahbubani (2013).pdf

 

Michelle Bachelet (2012)

Michelle Bachelet

Former President of Chile (2006-2010)

Ms. Michelle Bachelet is the first Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women). Ms. Bachelet most recently served as President of Chile from 2006 to 2010. She became the first woman to be elected President in the history of the Republic of Chile. A long-time champion of women’s rights, she has advocated for gender equality and women’s empowerment throughout her career.

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PDF icon Michelle Bachelet.pdf

 

 

For previous years, please visit our Bartels World Affairs Fellows archive in Cornell's eCommons