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R. Nicholas Burns

R. Nicholas BurnsAKA R Nicholas Burns

Born: 28-Jan-1956
Birthplace: Buffalo, NY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Under Secy of State for Political Affairs, 2005-08

Career Senior Foreign Service Officer.

Wife: Elizabeth A. Baylies (3 daughters)

    University: Certificat Pratique de Langue Francaise, Sorbonne (year abroad, 1977)
    University: BA European History, Boston College (1978)
    University: MA International Economics & American Foreign Policy, Johns Hopkins University (1980)
    Professor: Diplomacy and Int'l. Politics, John F. Kennedy School of Government

    US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs (2005-08)
    US Ambassador to NATO (2001-05)
    US Ambassador to Greece (1997-2001)
    US State Department Acting Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs (1995-97)
    US State Department Spokesman of the Department of State (1995-97)
    US National Security Council Senior Director for Russia, Ukraine & Eurasia Affairs (1990-95)
    US State Department Director for Soviet Affairs (1988-90)
    US State Department Staff Officer, Operations Center and Secretariat (1987-88)
    US State Department Political Officer, Jerusalem (1985-87)
    US State Department Vice Consul, Cairo, Egypt (1983-85)
    Council on Foreign Relations
    International Institute for Strategic Studies
    Royal Institute of International Affairs Panel of Senior Advisers
    Phi Beta Kappa Society

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