LUNCH 11:45 a.m., LECTURE 12:15 p.m.
Dr. Christian Stocks, German Consul General in Los Angeles, will address the above questions in his luncheon lecture. Stocks studied political science, history, art history and law at the Universities of Kiel and Heidelberg in Germany and at the Institut dEtudes Politiques in Paris. He also studied at the Universities of Harvard, Essex, and Michigan and received his Ph.D. in 1976 from the University of Kiel. In 1977, he joined the German Foreign Service and has served in several countries, including Spain, India, and Britain. In 1991, he was asked to serve as Foreign Policy Advisor to the CDU/CSU parliamentary group of the German Bundestag. He took up the posting as Consul General of Los Angeles in July 2005.
Christian Stocks' luncheon lecture is sponsored by the Keck Center for International and Strategic Studies.