- Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School Belfer Center Newsletter


Summer 2014

Graham Allison

Belfer Center Director Graham Allison has been named to the 2014 class of The American Academy of Arts and Sciences. One of the nation’s most prestigious honorary societies, the Academy is also a leading center for independent policy research. The new class will be inducted at a ceremony on October 11, 2014.

Lewis Branscomb

Lewis Branscomb, director emeritus of the Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program, HKS Professor Emeritus, and Belfer Center board member, won the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s Philip Hauge Abelson Award for his career in science, technology, innovation, and policy.

Albert Carnesale

Albert Carnesale, member of the Belfer Center International Council, was named chairman of the Task Force on Nuclear Nonproliferation with the Secretary of Energy Advisory Board. The task force includes Matthew Bunn and Gary Samore and will advise the Department of Energy on future areas of emphasis for nonproliferation activities.

Paula Dobriansky

Future of Diplomacy Project Senior Fellow Paula Dobriansky has been selected to deliver this spring’s commencement address at American University’s School of International Service. She will also be presented with an honorary degree in international relations from American University.

Chuck Freilich

Zion’s Dilemmas: How Israel Makes National Security Policy, a new book by International Security Program Senior Fellow Chuck Freilich, was awarded the 2014 Book Award by the Institute for National Security Studies. Freilich is currently working on a new book related to Israel’s national security strategy.

Sean Misko

Sean Misko, a member of the State Department’s policy planning staff and former teaching assistant to Graham Allison, was selected as one of the Center for a New American Security’s 2014Next Generation National Security Leaders. He will take part in discussions with influential national security figures throughout the year.

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