FAU Lifelong Learning Society, Jupiter
Jeffrey S. Morton, Ph.D.
LLS Jupiter Distinguished Faculty Award 
Foreign Policy Association Fellow 

Political Science

Jeffrey S. Morton, Ph.D., is a Professor of Political Science and Fellow at the Foreign Policy Association. He received his Master’s degree from Rutgers University and his Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina. Professor Morton has been honored as the FAU Researcher of the Year, has contributed to articles that have appeared in the Wall Street Journal and is Director of the FAU Diplomacy Program.


American Foreign Policy

Based upon his popular Great Decisions format, Professor Morton will evaluate eight critical issues confronting American foreign policy makers. Each issue will be considered for its historical and contemporary relevance and strategic value to the United States. Policy options for each issue will be presented and analyzed.

Eight Lectures
  1. Ukraine — Causes, Implications & Responses to Russia’s Bold Moves.
  2. Venezuela — The Post-Hugo Chavez Era.
  3. Afghanistan, Iraq & Libya — Repercussions of U.S. Invasions.
  4. Mexico — The Return of the PRI to Power and Mexico’s Drug War.
  5. Egypt — Has the Arab Spring Run its Course?
  6. India — The Rise of Hindu Nationalists and the Future of the South Asian Giant.
  7. Korea — The Fate of the Divided Peninsula.
  8. South Africa — Finding its Way in the Post-Mandela Era.
Course # F8T1X — Morning session
  Place:Lifelong Learning Complex, Jupiter Campus
  Dates:Tuesdays — October 14, 21, 28; November 4, 18, 25; December 2, 9 — No Class November 11
  Time:9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
  Fee:$68 / member; $98 / non-member
Annex Seating Only
 
Course # F8T2X — Afternoon session
  Place:Lifelong Learning Complex, Jupiter Campus
  Dates:Tuesdays — October 14, 21, 28; November 4, 18, 25; December 2, 9 — No Class November 11
  Time:12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
  Fee:$68 / member; $98 / non-member
Annex Seating Only