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Dr. Jeffrey D. SACHS Professor of economics; leader in sustainable development; senior UN advisor; bestselling author; and syndicated columnist; New York


1973 Staff Assistant to the Subcommittee on Antitrust and Monopolies, Judiciary Committee of the United States Senate 1974 Staff Assistant to United States Senator Phillip A. Hart 1977 Student Intern at Federal Research Board, Washington, DC 1978 Visiting Scholar, Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm 1978-1980 Junior Fellow, Harvard Society of Fellows, Cambridge, MA 1979-1980 Research Associate, Falk Institute of Economic Research, Jerusalem, Israel, Collaboration with Michael Bruno 1981 Visiting Research Associate, London School of Economics 1982 Consultant, International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC 1983 Consultant, OECD - Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development and Visiting Professor, Ecole des Haute Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris 1984-2002 Galen L. Stone Professor of International Trade, Harvard University (Assistant Professor, 1980-1982, Associate Professor, 1982-1983, Full Professor 1984-2002) 1984-1986 Visiting Professor, Institute of World Economics, Kiel 1986-1987 Visiting Scholar, Bank of Japan and Japan Ministry of Finance, Tokyo 1990-1992 Visiting Professor of Macroeconomic Policy, WIDER - World Institute of Development Economics,Research, United Nations University, Helsinki 1994-1996 Founder and Chair, Executive Committee, Institute of Economic Analysis, Moscow 1995-1999 Director, Harvard Institute for International Development, Cambridge, MA 1998-2002 Director, Center for International Development, Harvard University 1999-2000 Member, International Financial Institutions Advisory Commission appointed by U.S. Congress 2000-2001 Chair, Commission on Macroeconomics and Health for the World Health Organization, Geneva 2002-2006 Special Advisor to U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan on Millennium Development Goals; Director, United Nations Millennium Project 2002-2016 Director, The Earth Institute and Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development, Colombia University, New York 2007-2016 Special Advisor to U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon on Millenium Development Goals and Sustainable Development Goals 2010-2015 Member, UN Secretary General's MDG Advocacy GroupCurrent functions: Director, Center for Sustainable Development, Columbia University, New York Special Advisor to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres University Professor, Columbia University, New York Director, UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network Distinguished Fellow, IIASA - International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis Co-Founder and Director, Millennium Promise Founder and Chair, SDG USA Economic Advisor to governments in Latin America, Eastern Europe, Africa and Asia Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, MA Member, Brookings Panel of Economists, Brookings Institution, Washington, DC Co-Chair, Asian Economic Panel of Economists