Hasain Haqqani served as Pakistan's ambassador to the United State between 2008-2011. He is currently Professor of the Practice of International Relations, Boston University. His lecture entitled "Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States, and an Epic History of Misunderstanding" was delivered January 31, 2014.
The Global Perspectives Speaker Series hosts a wide array of prominent public servants, scholars, and activists whose professional accomplishments demonstrate impact and leadership on the global stage. The series is an initiative of the School of Global and International Studies (SGIS) in the College of Arts and Sciences. Established in 2012, the School of Global and International Studies offers opportunities for interdisciplinary learning and research, providing students with the global competencies and leadership skills needed in the 21st century.