United States Institute of Peace



Suite 200, 1200 Seventeenth Street NW., Washington, DC 20036-3011

Phone, 202-457-1700. Fax, 202-429-6063. Internet, www.usip.org.

Board of Directors:

Public Members:

Chairman J. Robinson West

Vice Chairman Maria Otero

Members Betty F. Bumpers, Holly J. Burkhalter, Chester A. Crocker, Laurie S. Fulton, Charles Horner, Stephen D. Krasner, Mora L. McLean, Barbara W. Snelling

Ex officio:

Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Arthur E. Dewey

Refugees, and Migration

President, National Defense University Michael M. Dunn

Under Secretary of Defense for International Peter W. Rodman

Security Affairs

President, U.S. Institute of Peace Richard H. Solomon


President Richard H. Solomon

Executive Vice President Michael B. Graham, Acting

Vice President Charles E. Nelson

Chief Financial Officer Erin D. Singshinsuk

Director, Education Program Pamela Aall

Director, Grants Program Judith M. Barsalow

Director, Jeannette Rankin Library Program (vacancy)

Director, Jennings Randolph Fellowship Program Sheryl J. Brown

for International Peace

Director, Research and Studies Program Paul B. Stares

Director, Rule of Law Program Neil J. Kritz

Director, Training Program George F. Ward

Director, Peace and Stability Operations, and Daniel P. Serwer

Balkans Initiative

Director, Religion and Peacemaking Initiative David R. Smock

Director, Virtual Diplomacy Initiative Sheryl J. Brown

Director, Office of Congressional and Public Mary C. King


Director, Office of Publications (vacancy)


The United States Institute of Peace promotes research, policy analysis, education, and training on international peace and conflict resolution.

The United States Institute of Peace is an independent Federal institution created and funded by Congress to develop and disseminate knowledge about international peace and conflict resolution. The Institute addresses this mandate in three principal ways:

--by expanding basic and applied knowledge about the origins, nature, and processes of peace and war, encompassing the widest spectrum of approaches and insights;

--by disseminating this knowledge to officials, policymakers, diplomats, and

others engaged in efforts to promote international peace; and

--by supporting education and training programs and providing information for secondary and university-level teachers and students and the general public.


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