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Dr. Paula DOBRIANSKY Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs, Washington


 B.S.F.S. summa cum laude in International Politics from Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Soviet political/military affairs from Harvard University
1980-1987 Director of European and Soviet Affairs, National Security Council
1990 Deputy Head, U.S. Delegation, Copenhagen Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe
1987-1990 Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Human Rights
1990-1993 Associate Director for Policy and Programs, United States Information Agency
1994-1997 Senior International Affairs and Trade Adviser, Hunton & Williams
1997-2001 Senior Vice President and Director of the Washington Office of the Council on Foreign Relations
2001-2005 Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs
since 2005 Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs


Fulbright-Hays scholar
Ford and Rotary Foundation Fellow
Member of Phi Beta Kappa
Council on Foreign Relations
American Political Science Association
International Institute for Strategies Studies


Selected Publications:
Book chapters on U.S. foreign policy, NATO, Ukraine and Russia; articles in the Washington Quarterly, National Interest, the Washington Post, Los Angeles Times and the Wall Street Journal


Selected Awards:
Georgetown University's Annual Alumni Achievement Award
State Department's Superior Honor Award
Poland's Highest Medal of Merit
Grand Cross of Commander of the Order of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas