The Politics Society and Roosevelt Institute at NYU Present: Iran So Far Away, With Zachary K. Goldman
Zachary K. Goldman is the Executive Director of the Center on Law and Security at NYU School of Law. Zachary returned to NYU in 2012 after having served for several years in the U.S. government. He first served as a policy advisor in the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, where he was the subject matter expert on terrorist financing in the Arabian Peninsula, and worked on the development of Iran sanctions policy. He then served at the U.S. Department of Defense as a Special Assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. In the private sector, Zachary worked as an Associate in the litigation department of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York. He received his J.D. from New York University School of Law, his Masters in International Relations from the London School of Economics, and his B.A. from Harvard University.
Mr. Goldman will use his experience to comment on the domestic and international implications of current multilateral sanctions and negotiations over Iran's nuclear program.