The next general meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 15, 2019. Our guest speaker will be Dr. Brendan O’Leary, Lauder Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author, co-author and co-editor of 22 books; and the author or co-author of over 120 articles or chapters in peer-reviewed journals and university presses.
6:00-7:00 PM: Cocktail hour with live entertainment provided by the Irish Mist Band
7:00-8:30 PM: General Meeting & Speaker Presentation
The Union League of Philadelphia
Lincoln Memorial Room, 2nd Floor
140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
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SPEAKER: Dr. Brendan O’Leary, Ph.D.
Dr. O’Leary is both an Irish and American citizen and since 2003 has been the Lauder Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author, co-author and co-editor of 22 books and 120 articles in peer-reviewed journals.
Dr. O’Leary was born in Cork, Ireland, sent his childhood in Nigeria and Sudan and his teenage years in Northern Ireland. He attended St. MacNiss’s College, Garron Tower, Kelbe College Oxford and the London School of Economics where Dr. O’Leary was awarded his Ph.D.
Dr. O’Leary was a political advisor to the British Labour Shadow Cabinet in Northern Ireland between 1887-88 and then again in 1996-97. He advised Irish, British and American ministers and officials during the Northern Irish Peace Process.
He is a renowned Constitutional Advisor to numerous worldwide governments.