Angela Stent

Director, Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, Georgetown University 

She is also a Senior Fellow (non-resident) at the Brookings Institution and co-chairs its Hewett Forum on Post-Soviet Affairs. She served as National Intelligence Officer for Russia and Eurasia at the National Intelligence Council (2004–2006).  She served in the Office of Policy Planning at the U.S. Department of State (1991–2001).

Angela Stent’s academic work focuses on the triangular political and economic relationship between the United States, Russia and Europe.  Her publications include Repairing US-Russian Relations: A Long Road Ahead (2009); Restoration and Revolution in Putin’s Foreign Policy (2008); An Energy Superpower? Russia and Europe (2008); and Reluctant Europeans: Three Centuries of Russian Ambivalence Toward the West (2007); Putin’s World (2014). Her latest book is The Limits of Partnership: US-Russian Relations in the Twenty-First Century (2014) for which she won the American Academy of Diplomacy’s Douglas Dillon prize for the best book on the practice of American Diplomacy.

She was a member of the senior advisory panel for NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander in Europe. She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.  She is a contributing editor to Survival and is on the editorial boards of the Journal of Cold War Studies, World Policy Journal, Internationale Politik and Mirovaia Ekonomika i Mezhdunarodnyie Otnosheniya.