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Faculty
Faculty have come from Bard College, Brown University, Columbia School of Journalism, the Columbia School of International Public Affairs (SIPA), New York University, the United States Military Academy, Yale University, The New York Times, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, Council on Foreign Relations, Doctors Without Borders, the United Nations Development Program, and Newsweek International, among others.

BGIA Faculty

Faculty have come from Bard College, Brown University, Columbia School of Journalism, the Columbia School of International Public Affairs (SIPA), New York University, the United States Military Academy, Yale University, The New York Times, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, Council on Foreign Relations, Doctors Without Borders, the United Nations Development Program, and The Ford Foundation, among others.
  • Giles Alston, Senior Consultant, Oxford Analytica
  • Diana Ayton-Shenker, Founding President and CEO, Fast Foward Fund; President, Global Momenta
  • Julie Becker, Senior Vice President, Rabin Martin; former Vice President, Programs, HealthRight International; former Senior Director, Country and Regional Programs, International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI)
  • Kate Bourne, Consultant; former Vice President of Programs, International Women's Health Coalition
  • Caleb Carr, Novelist and military historiannovels include The Italian Secretary, and the New York Times best sellers The Alienist and its sequel, The Angel of Darkness; nonfiction works include The Lessons of Terror: A History of Warfare Against Civilians; contributing writer to New York Times, Time, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, many others. Co-founder and contributing editor, MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History 
  • Mark Danner, Professor of Journalism, University of California, Berkeley; James Clarke Chace Professor of Foreign Affairs and the Humanities at Bard College
  • Ilan GreenbergPublic Policy Scholar at the Woodrow WIlson International Center for Scholars; Contributor, The New York Times, Foreign Policy, Vanity Fair, The New Republic, and The Wall Street Journal; 
  • Lynda HammesPublisher, Foreign Affairs magazine
  • Omar EncarnacionProfessor of Political Studies, Bard College; author of Democracy Without Justice in Spain: The Politics of Forgetting, and The Myth of Civil Society: Social Capital and Democratic Consolidation in Spain and Brazil 
  • Ambassador Joseph Melrose, former Acting United States Representative for Management and Reform at the United Nations; former United States Ambassador to Sierra Leone; former Consul General in Karachi, Pakistan
  • Michael Moran, Vice President of Global Risk Analysis, Control Risks; former Vice President, Executive Editor and Roubini Global Economics; formerExecutive Editor, Council on Foreign Relations, cfr.org; former Correspondent of the BBC, MSNBC, and Radio Free Europe
  • Andrew Nagorskiformer Vice President and Director of Public Policy, EastWest Institute; former Senior Editor, Newsweek International; author ofHitlerland: American Eyewitnesses to the Nazi Rise to Power
  • Peter Navario, Executive Director, HealthRight International; Director of Global Health Strategy, Research Scientist, and Associate Research Professor at the Global Institute of Public Health at New York University
  • Tom Parker, Special Adviser for Counter-Terorrism and Human Rights, Counter-Terrorism Implementation Task Force, United Nations; former Policy Director, Terrorism, Counterterrorism and Human Rights, Amnesty International; former Executive Director, Iran Human Rights Documentation Center, Yale University; former UK Special Advisor on Transitional Justice, and Head of the Crimes Against Humanity Investigation Unit, Coalition Provisional Authority (Iraq)
  • Scott Rosenstein, Relationship Manager, 100 Resilient Cities - Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation; former Director, Global Health Group, Eurasia Group
  • Joel Rosenthal, President, Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs; books include Ethics & International Affairs (ed.) and Righteous Realists; Chairman, BGIA Advisory Board
  • Scott Silverstone, Professor of International Relations, United States Military Academy at West Point; author of Preventive War and American Democracy and Divided Union: The Politics of War in the Early American Republic 
  • Joel Rosenthal, President, Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs, Adjunct Professor of Politics, New York University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
  • Scott Silverstone, Professor of International Relations, U.S. Military Academy, West Point.
  • Alan Sussman, Visiting Associate Professor of Philosophy, Bard College; lawyer in private practice
  • Joelle Tanguy, Under Secretary General, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies; former Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS; former US Executive Director, Medecins Sans Frontiers
  • Calin Trenkov-Wermuth, former Visiting Assistant Professor of Government, Hamilton College; Visiting Scholar, Harriman Institute, Columbia University; author of United Nations Justice: Legal and Judicial Reform in Governance Operations
  • Ian Williams, UN Correspondent, The Nation and The Guardian; author, Rum: A Social and Sociable History of the Real Spirit of 1776 and The Alms Trade: Charities, Past, Present, and Future, among others