14 Facts About Allison Stanger


Allison Katherine Stanger is an American political scientist and the Russell J Leng '60 Professor of International Politics and Economics at Middlebury College, Vermont and the founding director of Middlebury's Rohatyn Center for International Affairs.

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Allison Stanger has been a member of the Council on Foreign Relations since 2004, and between 2009 and 2011 she worked as a part-time consultant to the United States Secretary of State's Policy Planning Staff.

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Allison Stanger graduated in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science in actuarial science and mathematics from Ball State University.

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Allison Stanger began her career as a risk management analyst with The Equitable Life Assurance Society from 1983 to 1984.

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Allison Stanger was the recipient of several research fellowships and grants between 1991 and 1995, focusing on Eastern European languages and foreign policy studies.

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Allison Stanger's has held a succession of academic positions in political economy, geopolitics and international affairs at Middlebury, including chairman of the Department of Political Science from 2009 to 2012.

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Allison Stanger was the director of Middlebury College's Geonomics Center for International Studies from 1999 to 2002.

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Allison Stanger's was the founding director of the Geonomics Center's successor, the Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs, from its inception in 1999 until her resignation in July 2012.

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Allison Stanger's is a faculty member at Middlebury College, teaching undergraduate courses such as "Politics of Virtual Realities" and "American Foreign Policy".

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Allison Stanger is writing two new books, titled Consumers Versus Citizens: How the Internet Revolution is Remaking Global Security and Democracy's Public Square and Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Leaks: The Story of Whistleblowing in America.

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Allison Stanger was injured outside the McCullough Student Center during an attack by protesters attempting to obstruct and damage the vehicle she and guest speaker Murray were riding in as they left the campus.

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Allison Stanger was diagnosed with a concussion as a result of the assault.

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Allison Stanger is married to Michael Kraus, professor of political science at Middlebury, and has two children.

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Allison Stanger was a Delegate from New York at the Democratic National Convention in 1984.

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