Philip Mauceri, associate professor, political science, (319) 273-2528
James O'Connor, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-2761
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa will host the Austrian consul general, Elisabeth Kehrer, at 3 p.m., Monday, April 21, in Curris Business Building, Room 109.
According to Philip Mauceri, UNI associate professor of political science, Kehrer will speak on the role of Europe in the Iraqi conflict, the future relationship between the European Union and the United States, and how the European Union has unified Europe economically.
Kehrer has been part of Austria's permanent representation at the United Nations, and worked on common security and foreign policy at the European Union. She completed her post-graduate work at the University of Paris, and holds a doctorate of law from the University of Vienna.
The event is coordinated by the Department of Political Science.