FACTSHEET: Jeane J. Kirkpatrick
Senior Fellow, Director of Foreign and Defense Policy Studies
AEI-Defense, Latin America, Europe, UN, Middle East, National Security, Russia Former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Member of President Reagan's cabinet.
Ph.D., comparative politics, Columbia University M.A., political theory, Columbia University A.B., Barnard College -Chair, U.S. Delegation to the U.N. Human Rights Commission, 2003 -Leavey Professor, Georgetown University, 1967-1980, 1986-2002 -Syndicated columnist, Los Angeles Times, 1986-1997 -Member, Defense Policy Review Board, 1985-1993 -Chair, Commission on Fail Safe and Risk Reduction, Department of Defense, 1990-1992 -Member, President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board, 1985-1990 -Presidential Blue Ribbon Commission on Nuclear Products, 1985-1987 -Presidential Commission on Space, 1985-1987 -U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, 1981-1985 -Member, President Ronald Reagan's Cabinet, 1981-1985