Frequently asked questions about the Freeman Spogli Institute of International Studies at Stanford University

Our home at Stanford ensures that FSI is ideally positioned to address the next generation of global problems - and prepare the next generation of problem solvers - for decades to come.
Michael McFaul
FSI Director

Our Centers

FSI serves as a magnet – it plays an increasingly prominent role in forging policy recommendations to help solve some of the most persistent problems of our time.


FSI scholars offer expert commentary on contemporary global issues