CAA Germany | Dinner Talk with MIT Dean Melissa Nobles

Muenchen, Germany
Dinner Talk “Educating the 21st Century Citizen” by MIT Dean Melissa Nobles MIT Political Science Professor and Dean of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (SHASS) Melissa Nobles will share her insights on teaching and research initiatives for a better world at MIT and beyond. "Humanity faces urgent challenges — challenges whose solutions depend on marrying advanced technical and scientific capabilities with a deep understanding of the world's political, cultural, and economic complexities.” – L. Rafael Reif, President of MIT Melissa Nobles is the Kenan Sahin Dean of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, and Professor of Political Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Professor Nobles’ teaching and research interests are in the comparative study of racial and ethnic politics, and issues of retrospective justice. Nobles is a graduate of Brown University where she majored in History. She received her MA and PhD in Political Science from Yale University.