Consul General of Russia in Houston to Speak


Alexander Pisarev, Envoy Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Consul General of Russia in Houston will speak on the topic of Russia’s Foreign Policy as part of the eight-week Great Decisions U. S. foreign policy discussion program here at BAUUC. The talk will be on Tuesday February 20 starting at 7:00pm in the sanctuary. Pisarev graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations in 1978. In 1981 he completed the post-graduate course of the Institute for the U.S. and Canadian Studies of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR.  He has a PhD in historical sciences. Pisarev has been a career diplomat since 1991 and has been posted in Washington, D.C., Wellington, New Zealand and Geneva.