National leader in international policy education

The Weiser Diplomacy Center leads the Ford School’s engagement with the foreign policy community and provides practical training to students interested in international affairs
Our mission
Javed Ali, former senior director for counterterrorism at the National Security Council

Professors of Practice

Respected leaders. Decades of experience in diplomacy. Active in the public discourse.
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Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun

Weiser International Policymaker in Residence

Practitioners with a range of expertise teach courses, run simulations, and offer workshops throughout the year.
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Student opportunities

Will Kielm (BA'23)

The EU Schuman Challenge provided a unique opportunity for students to develop a holistic understanding of the EU and its policymaking process. For passionate students of international relations who wish to display their creative ideas in European and U.S. foreign policy, the Schuman Challenge is an unparalleled platform to do just that in an official capacity.
Student funding & opportunities